According to international media, in an interview, President Council of Khalistan Doctor Bekhshi Singh said people of Indian Punjab believe that their rights can only be safeguarded through getting independence from India. He said as an expression of their opinion they will participate in this referendum in a large number.
He said during last 75 years, we have learnt that not a single Indian government is concerned about the rights of Sikhs.
Doctor Bekhshi Singh said it is the law of the United Nations that colonized nations can get their right through referendum.
Khalistan Referendum voting is being held in phases in Canada in which polling will take place across the country including Ottawa, Montreal, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver and Surrey.