Taliban assures safety to Hindu, Sikh communities stranded in Afghanistantext_fields
Kabul: Taliban on Tuesday provided reassurance of safety to a contingent of persons from the Hindu and Sikh communities who are stranded in Afghanistan after the militant organisation overthrew the Afghan government on Sunday, 15 August.
"Hindus and Sikhs are in panic in Afghanistan. They can't even contact the embassy. I request @DrSJaishankar that efforts should be made to bring back to India Hindu Sikh people who are taking shelter in Gurdwara Karte Parwan Sahib and staying in hotels near Embassy (sic)," Manjinder Singh Sirsa, spokesperson of the Akali Dal, and President of the Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC) said in a tweet.
As per the reports, over three hundred Hindus and Sikhs are taking shelter at the Karte Parwan Gurudwara in Kabul.