Washington: Sikhs can be counted as a separate ethnic group in the year 2020 census in America. On giving this information, an organization of Sikhs has declared it as a milestone.
This will open the way for separate calculation of other minority ethnic groups: According to the information received, the president of the Sikh Society of San Diego Baljit Singh said that the efforts of the Sikh community have resulted. This will open the way for separate calculation of other minority ethnic groups not only for Sikhs in America.
Sikh organizations call it a milestone: Calling this decision a milestone, an organization called United Sikh said that this will be the first time that minority groups will be separately counted in the US Census, and it will get a different code. Representatives of the United Sikhs had several meetings with the officials of the US Census Department. The latest meeting was held in San Diego on January 6.
According to the United Sikhs, the number of Sikhs in the US is around one million: Ron Carmine, deputy director of the US Census, said, "It is clear that a different code will be needed for accurate counting of Sikhs in America." It is also being said that according to the United Sikhs, the number of Sikhs in America is about one million.
Painted the symbol of Swastik at the gurudwara in California: The Swastika symbol was painted on the Guru Maneyo Granth Gurdwara Sahib in Orangwale, California. The police have recorded the statement of Granthi. Recently, on Monday morning, people noticed that the wall of the gurudwara was painted with the words 'white power' and the swastika symbol sprayed.