May hails exceptional role of British Sikhs Theresa May
Eastern Eye Staff
Prime minister Theresa May has hailed the “exceptional” contribution of British Sikhs in the nation’s economy, charity and armed forces as the community marked the 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh. Describing the occasion of Prakash Parv as a “very special anniversary”, she said the occasion highlighted values of equality, respect and fairness, and helping those less fortunate. She said in her message on Friday (January 6): “Time and again I have seen these values put into practice, from visiting gurdwaras to attending the Sikh war memorial in Derby. Indeed, when we celebrate Vaisakhi soon, we will be reminded…
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