Preparations in full swing ahead of Kartarpur Sahib corridor inauguration

Last Updated: Friday, November 8, 2019, 04:12
Preparations in full swing ahead of Kartarpur Sahib corridor inauguration
Preparations are in full swing ahead of Kartarpur Sahib corridor inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow. The Kartarpur Corridor will connect the Dera Baba Nanak shrine in India’s Punjab with Darbar Sahib at Kartarpur, , located at Narowal district of Pakistan’s Punjab province. This year is the 550th birth anniversary year of Guru Nanak Devji, whose birthplace is Sri Nankana Sahib in Pakistan. The corridor has been established to commemorate his birth anniversary.

India and Pakistan after negotiations had signed a landmark agreement to operationalise the historic Kartarpur Corridor to allow Indian Sikh pilgrims to visit the holy Darbar Sahib in Pakistan. The two countries decided that 5,000 pilgrims can visit the shrine daily. Both sides also decided that the corridor will be operational throughout the year.
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