Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee
is an autonomous organization which manages Gurudwaras
also manages various educational institutions, hospitals, old age homes, libraries and other charitable institutions in Delhi. It is headquartered in Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib
, near Parliament House
Current President Paramjit Singh Sarna represents Shiromani Akali Dal Delhi
party and was elected to a four year term on January 2007.
Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee comprises 51 members, one member representing each of 46 wards; and five nominated members. It is governed by a Chairman and a President as per Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Act
of 1971. The term of DSGMC is four years, formed through elections conducted by of Delhi Government
. Of over a million Sikhs
living in Delhi, around 450,000 are registered voters for the DSGMC elections.
Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee is couterpart of Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee
in Delhi but operates independently. SGPC
nominates one member to Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee.
Educational Institutes being run by DSGMC
DSGMC has opened many schools, polytechnics and khalsa colleges for imparting education .
- Guru Harkishan Public School
- Guru Nanak Public School