Former MP Tarlochan Singh was contacted by Sanjiv Mittal, the Joint Secretary of the Ministry of Culture, that in regards to the UNESCO application on Sri Harmandar Sahib ‘No such proposal has been initiated by the Government.’
Ex MP Tarlochan Singh released the following statement:
The Govt. of India has confirmed that there is no proposal to recommend to UNESCO to grant World Heritage Status to Golden Temple,Amritsar. I wrote a letter to Union Minister for Culture,Govt. of India. When I received various emails from many organisations, regarding this. The reply letter from the Joint Secretary Sanjiv Mittal is being placed here. I hope this controversy will be over.
Here are the concerned letters: