The Hush Post: Sister Sudiksha was announced as the spiritual head of the Sant Nirankari Mission on Monday, an official of the organisation said.
The youngest daughter of late Baba Hardev Singh, who died in a road accident in Canada in 2016, will be anointed as the Nirankari Satguru in a ceremony at Burari on Tuesday, the Mission’s Member In-charge, Kirpa Sagar, said.
“As desired and blessed by the present Nirankari Satguru Mata Savinder Hardev Ji Maharaj, Holy Sister Sudiksha Ji has been declared as Nirankari Satguru and the spiritual head of the Sant Nirankari Mission from today,” he said.
The mission was set up in 1929 by Buta Singh. The sect follows the Satguru tradition that professes realisation of god through the teacher.
Mata Savinder became the head of the Mission after the death of Nirankari Satguru Baba Hardev in the road accident. The mishap took place when he was travelling to attend a spiritual gathering in May 2016 in Canada.
In an unrelated issues, about a month ago, a controversy erupted when another daughter of late Baba Hardev Singh the former chief of Sant Nirankari mission got an FIR registered against her husband Sandeep Khinda and nine others for allegedly committing fraud.
As per the complaint of Samta Nirankari daughter of Baba Hardev Singh, she was a Director of a company called Jain Floriculture. Her husband allegedly forged her digital signatures and removed her and two others from the position of Director in the company. Later, he appointed himself and two others to the post without letting her know.