Media reports have cited Damdami Taksal head Harnam Singh Dhumma has asked Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh to rename Sri Anandpur Sahib to the “White City.”
Rajnaath Singh visited Sri Anandpur Sahib for the 350th Anniversary of it’s founding on invitation from Punjab CM Parkash Badal. Per reports, Dhumma approached Rajnaath Singh to request him to initiate process of renaming the historic city which is known by Sri Anandpur Sahib for hundreds of years.
The entire city was painted white by the SGPC for the the celebrations and aerial shots showed sea of white.
The comments by Dhumma have shocked the worldwide Sikh Sangat as similar attempts caused Sri Harmandar Sahib to be known as the ‘Golden Temple.’