AMRITSAR, June 28 -- A day after Punjab Human Rights Organisation (PHRO) accused Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) of keeping under wraps the matter of damage to Guru Granth Sahib's 'saroops' in fire at its publishing house, the management body on Saturday refuted the charges, but admitted that 267 'saroops' are missing and a probe is already underway.

Before presenting their side on the matter, SGPC senior vice-president Rajinder Singh Mehta, chief secretary Roop Singh, secretary Manjit Singh, additional secretary Sukhdev Singh Bhoora held a meeting at Teja Singh Samundari Hall here.

Terming the accusations as "misleading" and "condemnable", the SGPC functionaries said the rights body has maliciously attempted to create a ne...