Indian veteran Harbhajan Singh made an unconditional apology on Monday for a social media submit through which he shared a photograph of Khalistani militant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale to pay tribute to these killed in 1984’s ‘Operation Bluestar’.
The 40-year-old stated he posted a WhatsApp message on the 37th anniversary of the operation with out realizing that the person within the image was Bhindranwale.
“I simply wish to make clear and apologize for an Instagram submit yesterday. It was a WhatsApp forwarding that I posted swiftly and with out even realizing the content material used and what it meant and represented, ”he stated in an apology observe posted on Twitter.
“That was my mistake, I settle for it, and at no time do I subscribe to the opinions in that publication or assist the folks whose picture was printed. I’m a Sikh who will struggle for India and never towards India.
“That is my unconditional apology for hurting the sentiments of my nation. In truth, any anti-national group towards my folks, I do not assist it and I’ll by no means assist it, ”he added.
Operation Bluestar was an Military operation that was carried out in 1984 to drive the militants out of the Golden Temple in Amritsar. Bhindranwale was the chief of that rebel motion and was killed together with different folks through the operation.
“I’ve given my blood and sweat for this nation for 20 years and I’ll by no means assist something that’s anti-India,” stated Harbhajan.
The veteran has performed 103 exams for India, claiming 417 wickets in them.