Dr. Avnish Jolly, HAZUR SAHIB ,1st Nov, 2008:Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal inaugurated the newly built multi storied complex of Punjab Bhawan here on Thursday amidst the prayers offered by Jathedar Takhat Sachkhand Sri Hazur Sahib Giani Kulwant Singh.
It may be recalled the entire cost of construction to the tune of Rs. 8 crore had been borne by the Punjab Government and the entire land had been provided by the Sri Hazur Sahib Gurdwara Board. The Punjab Bhawan with occupancy of 142 rooms would provide boarding and lodging facility to the devotees visiting the holy shrine of Takhat Sri Hazur Sahib.
Prominent amongst the others who were present on the occasion included Deputy Speaker Lok Sabha Charanjit Singh Attwal, President Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee Jathedar Avtar Singh, Member Parliament & Secretary General SAD Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa, MP & Chairman Minorities Commission Tarlochan Singh, Information & Public Relations Minister Mr. Bikram Singh Majithia, General Secretary SAD Balwinder Singh Bhundar, former Minister Tota Singh, Chairman Sri Hazur Sahib Gurdwara Board Dr.P.S.Pasricha and Delhi State Akali Dal President Manjit Singh GK.