Warm welcome was accorded to Sant Balbir Singh Ji Seechewal by Punjabi NRIs on reaching Paris on his France visit. Punjabi NRIs were eagerly waiting for the last many days for Sant Seechewal on his first visit to France. Punjabi’s were excited for the fact as Sant Seechewal along with Sangats had given a new life to dead Kali bein the Ist Pilgrimage place of the Sikhs at Sultanpur Lodhi and made it pollution free.
Punjabi NRIs in large number had reached Paris airport with flower bouquets. They included Manjeet Singh Gorasia, Tejinder Singh Johal, Balwinder Singh Thind, Shamsher Singh Amritsar, Amarjit Singh Chandi, Tarvinder Singh Chandi, Surjit Singh jeeta, Kulwinder Singh Sonu, Paramjit Singh Pamma, Gurdev Singh, Tarlok Singh Mehtpur, Daljit Singh Mehtpur, Sukhjit Singh, Jarnail Singh and Jhalman Singh, Kinderpal Kaur, Jashanpreet Singh, Giani Buta Singh, Gurmeet Singh, Gurdev Singh, Gurpreet Singh, Shingara Singh, Gurmukh Singh, Gurjant Singh, Gurdeep Singh, Jaspal Singh, Gagan Verma, Vinay Kumar, Baldev Singh, Gurmukh Mattoo, Jaspreet Singh, Paraminderjeet Singh and other Punjabi’s NRI’s along with their families were also present.
On the occasion of May Day Sant Seechewal gave the message to the whole labour community of the world and said that the war of rights they had fought is today remembred in the world. He also thanked the Punjabi NRI’s for the warm welcome they had accorded and said that credit of this welcome goes to those Sikh Sangats who had served the Holy Bein day and night for the last 18 years and are still doing it without stopping. He told that Guru Nanak Dev Ji gave first message of environment on the land of Sultanpur Lodhi after taking bath in the Holy Bein. It is our foremost duty to pay respect to that place.
Punjabi NRI’s were quiet excited and enthusiastic on this that Sant Seechewal has come to France for the first time who had given a great glory to whole Punjab in the world on the front of Environment issues.
It is worth mentioning here that Sant Seechewal, who has created a huge wave of environment awareness with the participation of people in the state, has been earmarked to attend the two days conference arranged by INALCO university of Paris where he will converse directly with the students and the whole staff of the University.