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Akal Takht To Honour The Founder Of Dal Khalsa Who Had Hijacked An Indian Airlines Plane To Pakistan

Aug 31, 2020 04:02 PM IST India India

Akal Takth has decided to confer the ‘Panth Sewak’ award on Gajinder Singh, one of the five men from the Dal Khalsa who had hijacked the Delhi-Srinagar Indian Airlines flight IC423 with 117 on board to Lahore on September 29, 1981. He along with four others were arrested by Pakistan and was released after 14 years.