Bhai Gurbaksh’s hunger strike for the past 64 days has ended today, after Sikh sangat worldwide sent petitions and phone calls to end the strike. The outpouring of support for Bhai Gurbaksh Singh Khalsa came to end the strike as soon as he was taken to the hospital.
Numerous petitions were being circulated around the world and immense support and outcry by overseas sangat has caused the hunger strike to officially end. Bhai Gurbaksh Singh Khalsa is now in high spirits (chardi kala) and has been taken to his home in Haryana by his son and family.
The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Committee also arrived and officially ended the strike.
The hukam of the Sangat was accepted by Bhai Gurbaksh has no one can deny the Sangat as it’s roop of the Guru. Even, Guru Gobind Singh Ji had to accept hukam of the Panj Piyare and so the hukam came for Bhai Gurbaksh by the sangat to end the hunger strike.
Bhai Gurbaksh’s total days of hunger strike is 100 days and it’s only due to him that Sikhs worldwide even got to know about the Sikh political prisoners kept in jails longer then there terms. If it wasn’t for Bhai Gurbaksh’s hunger strikes no one would have known about Sikh prisoners and so much pressure would have never been built.
Bhai Gurbaksh’s efforts deserve a salute and Sikhs worldwide are joyous his strike has officially ended.
The families of the Sikh poltical prisoners wrote a letter asking Bhai Gurbaksh to end the hunger strike immediately.
Bhai Gurbaksh has requested all Sikhs worldwide to end their hunger strikes and he says the campaign will continue to release Singhs.