Sikh pilgrims visit Darbar Sahib Kartarpur


SIALKOT: A delegation of 550 male and female Sikh Yatrees from across Pakistan visited the Darbar Sahib Guru Nanak at Kartarpura- Shakargarh and performed their religious rites there and also took “Ashnaan” (bath) there. They distributed the charity meals and sweets during the light rainy weather among the local people, besides, extending gratitude to the Muslims.

The Sikhs leaders Sardar Balbeet Singh, Sardar Badal Singh, Preet Kaur and Manmohan Singh jointly led the delegation.

They visiting Sikhs also refreshed their pre-partition memories.

According to local MPA Sardar Ramaish Singh Arora, the visiting Sikhs highly hailed the Pakistan Government’s sincere efforts for afeguarding the Sikh Gurudawaras and their other sacred places in Pakistan. The Sikhs also hailed the ongoing Confidence Building Measures (CBMs) between Pakistan and India.

On this occasion, foolproof security arrangements were made by police and other security agencies to safeguard the Sikh Yatrees.