Bandi-Chhor Divas

(Commemorating the Farsighted Acts of a Warrior Sikh Guru for Protection of Human Rights) By Dr Surjit Singh Bhatti, Ex-Professor & Head, and Dean Sciences, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar Bandi-Chhor (Liberator of Prisoners) is an honorific used for Guru Hargobind Sahib (1595-1644), sixth of the ten Sikh Gurus, who got 52 Hindu princes released…