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Pakistan invites Navjot Sidhu to Kartarpur Corridor inaugural ceremony

The agreement will allow 5,000 Indian pilgrims daily to visit Gurdwara Darbar Sahib where Guru Nanak spent last 18 years of his life.

Press Trust of India  |  Lahore 

File photo of Navjot Singh Sidhu
File photo of Navjot Singh Sidhu

Pakistan has invited cricketer-turned-politician to attend the inaugural ceremony of the landmark which will be opened for pilgrims on November 9, a media report said on Wednesday.

India and Pakistan last week signed the agreement on the that will allow Indian pilgrims to undertake visa-free visit to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib, the shrine of the Sikh religion's founder Guru Nanak Dev in Pakistan, notwithstanding a chill in bilateral ties over Kashmir.

The agreement will allow 5,000 Indian pilgrims daily to visit Gurdwara Darbar Sahib where Guru Nanak spent last 18 years of his life.

First Published: Thu, October 31 2019. 01:15 IST
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