Islamabad: A Sikh chief in Pakistan has lauded the federal government’s determination to permit double entry visa facility to 10,000 pilgrims from the group to go to the historic shrine in Kartarpur on the event of 550th beginning anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, in response to a media report.
Final week, the Pakistan authorities had earmarked Rs 100 crore within the federal price range 2019-20 for the event of the much-awaited hall.
Provincial Parliamentary Secretary of Punjab Sardar Mahendar Paal Singh stated that Kartarpur Hall, which was the longstanding need of the group globally for the final seventy years, particularly from India notably in view of the beginning anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev could be noticed on 6 November, Dunya Information reported.
The Kartarpur hall will join Darbar Sahib in Pakistan’s Kartarpur with Dera Baba Nanak shrine in India’s Gurdaspur district and facilitate visa-free motion of Indian Sikh pilgrims, who should simply get hold of a allow to go to Kartarpur Sahib, which was established in 1522 by Guru Nanak Dev.
Speaking about authorities’s latest initiatives concerning promotion of spiritual tourism particularly visa facilitation, on-line visas and visas on arrival, Singh has stated that this initiative would profit tens of hundreds of Sikh pilgrims yearly and promote interfaith concord, it added.
He additionally lauded the federal government’s determination to permit double entry visa facility to 10,000 Sikh pilgrims to mark the 550th beginning anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, the report added.
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