Jagtar Singh Hawara is a member of Babbar Khalsa. Babbar Khalsa. Jagtar Singh Hawara is also considered a freedom fighter among the supporters of the Khalistan movement
In a statement issued on behalf of Bhai Jagtar Singh Hawara, it is said that the jailed Sikh leader has paid homage to departed soul of Bapu Tarlok Singh, father of Shaheed Bhai Satwant Singh. Bhai Jagtar Singh Hawara said that it is duty of Sikh parents to inform their children about great Sikh traditions and sacrifices of great Sikh martyrs. He said that Bhai Satwant Singh had restored the honour of the Sikh nation by punishing the tyrant ruler, Indira Gandhi, who had ordered army attack on Darbar Sahib.
He also appealed the Sikh masses to pray for well being of S. Simranjit Singh Mann, president of Shiromani Akali Dal Amritsar (Mann). S. Mann is undergoing medical treatment at PGI, Chandigarh. Praising the stand of S. Simranjeet Singh Mann in favor of Sikh Sovereign state called Khalistan, Jagtar Singh Harara said that the Sikh nation needs such leaders