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Pakistan and India to open Kartarpur corridor to facilitate Sikh pilgrims

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Pakistan and India have agreed to open Kartarpur hall for the facilitation of Sikh pilgrims.

India will construct the hall from Dera Baba Nanak in Gurdaspur to frame with Pakistan. The approval was given in a gathering chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday.

The open hall will give the pilgrims quick access to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib, which is situated in Kartarpur, Narowal. The current gurdwara is constructed on the location the place Guru Nanak died on September 22, 1539.

 

International Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi confirmed that Pakistan will open the border in a tweet.

 

Indian Residence Minister Rajnath Singh remarked that the cupboard has made a “landmark resolution”.

A high-powered telescope may even be put in on the Indian facet of the border for the devotees to see Kartarpur

Reacting to the information, Data Minister Fawad Chaudhry known as it a step in the fitting route.

Associated: Indian Sikh pilgrims arriving in Pakistan to celebrate Baba Guru Nanak’s birth anniversary

Round 3,000 Sikh pilgrims reached Lahore from India on Wednesday to take part within the celebrations for Baba Guru Nanak’s start anniversary. 

The pilgrims had been obtained by representatives of Evacuee Belief Property Board (ETPB) on the Wagah Railway Station.

The primary ceremony will happen on November 23, after which the pilgrims will depart for India on November 30.

Navjot Singh Sidhu, a minister from India’s Punjab province and a pacesetter of India’s Congress get together welcomed the transfer and requested Prime Minister Imran Khan to take reciprocal steps for opening the hall.

Sidhu got here to Pakistan in August for the premier’s swearing-in. He acquired emotional and hugged Pakistan Military Chief Qamar Javed Bajwa on the ceremony when he was instructed by him that efforts could be made to open the Kartarpur hall.

 

 

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