“Cash-Rich” Top Sikh Body Should Bear Kartarpur Fee: Amarinder Singh

Amarinder Singh said “cash-rich” SGPC should at least bear service fee of “yellow card” holders Chandigarh:  Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday asked the Shirmonai Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee to pay out of their own coffers the USD-20 service fee being charged by Pakistan for visiting the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib as very few pilgrims have … Read more“Cash-Rich” Top Sikh Body Should Bear Kartarpur Fee: Amarinder Singh

No Funds For Kartarpur, Say Sikhs In Maharashtra Hit By PMC Bank Crisis

Mumbai:  At least 1,950 Sikhs from Maharashtra could not go to Gurudwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan after opening of the Kartarpur corridor as they are facing financial crunch due to a scam at the Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank, a senior community leader claimed. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the Kartarpur corridor … Read moreNo Funds For Kartarpur, Say Sikhs In Maharashtra Hit By PMC Bank Crisis

“Special Day Spent In Punjab”: PM Modi Shares Glimpse Of Kartarpur Visit

The Prime Minister donned a kurta with a blue jacket and an orange turban for the occasion. New Delhi:  After inaugurating the Integrated Check Post (ICP) of the Kartarpur corridor, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday shared some beautiful pictures on Instagram and said that ”a special day was spent in Punjab”. “A special day … Read more“Special Day Spent In Punjab”: PM Modi Shares Glimpse Of Kartarpur Visit

“Example Of Neighbours Working Together”: US On Kartarpur Corridor

Washington:  The US on Saturday welcomed the opening of the Kartarpur Corridor, saying it sees the initiative as a positive example of neighbours working together for mutual benefit. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday formally inaugurated the historic corridor to facilitate visa-free entry of Sikh pilgrims to one of Sikhism’s holiest shrines in the … Read more“Example Of Neighbours Working Together”: US On Kartarpur Corridor

Kartarpur Sahib Corridor: PM Modi To Inaugurate Kartarpur Corridor Today, Manmohan Singh Among First Group Of Pilgrims

Kartarpur Sahib Opening: Thousands of pilgrims are expected to visit Darbar Sahib in Pakistan. New Delhi/Gurdaspur:  The Kartarpur Corridor, which will allow Sikh pilgrims to travel to Darbar Sahib in Pakistan will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, three days before the 50th anniversary of founder of Sikhism, Guru Nanak Dev. Among the … Read moreKartarpur Sahib Corridor: PM Modi To Inaugurate Kartarpur Corridor Today, Manmohan Singh Among First Group Of Pilgrims

Pak Yet To Confirm List Of Inaugural Procession To Kartarpur: Government

India has given list of dignitaries who will be crossing to Kartarpur to visit Gurudwara. (File) New Delhi:  India presume that the list of the inaugural jatha or procession visiting Gurudwara Kartarpur Sahib on November 9 stands confirmed by Pakistan, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Monday, adding that it has accordingly advised … Read morePak Yet To Confirm List Of Inaugural Procession To Kartarpur: Government

Pak Army Says Kartarpur Entry Only By Passport-Based Permit: Report

The Kartarpur Corridor will be inaugurated on Saturday by Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan. Islamabad:  Indian Sikh pilgrims visiting the Kartarpur Sahib will need a passport to use the Kartarpur Corridor, which will be inaugurated this week, the Pakistan Army has said, according to a media report on Thursday, days after Pakistan Prime Minister Imran … Read morePak Army Says Kartarpur Entry Only By Passport-Based Permit: Report

Pakistan Releases Song Ahead Of Kartarpur Corridor Inauguration

The song comes days ahead of 550th birth anniversary of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev Islamabad:  Pakistan on Monday launched a special song ahead of the inauguration of the corridor connecting Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Gurdaspur in India to Darbar Sahib Gurdwara in Kartarpur, Pakistan this week. According to Express Tribune, the song was … Read morePakistan Releases Song Ahead Of Kartarpur Corridor Inauguration

Amarinder Singh Cites “Ulterior Motive” By Pak For Opening Kartarpur Corridor

Amarinder Singh stressed that Pakistan’s move “indicated an ulterior motive” (File Photo) Chandigarh:  Pakistan’s sudden decision to accept the 70-year-old demand to open Kartarpur Corridor is aimed at driving a wedge in the Sikh community by exploiting religious sentiments, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said on Monday. He stressed that Pakistan’s move “indicated an ulterior … Read moreAmarinder Singh Cites “Ulterior Motive” By Pak For Opening Kartarpur Corridor

Pakistan PM Imran Khan Says No Fee For Indian Sikhs On Kartarpur Corridor Opening Day

Imran Khan said Sikh pilgrims from India would not need a passport to travel to Kartarpur. Islamabad:  Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan tweeted today that no fee would be charged from Indian pilgrims on the opening day of the Kartarpur corridor on November 9. He also declared that Sikh pilgrims from India would not need … Read morePakistan PM Imran Khan Says No Fee For Indian Sikhs On Kartarpur Corridor Opening Day

Pakistan Invites Navjot Singh Sidhu To Kartarpur Corridor’s Inaugural Ceremony

Navjot Sidhu has not been included in Congress delegation which will visit Kartarpur on Nov 9 Islamabad:  Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) said on Wednesday that Islamabad has decided to send an invitation to Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu for the inaugural ceremony of the Kartarpur corridor on November 9. A statement released by the party has … Read morePakistan Invites Navjot Singh Sidhu To Kartarpur Corridor’s Inaugural Ceremony

Kartarpur Corridor To Have 80 Immigration Counters For Speedy Clearance

India and Pakistan last week signed the agreement on the Kartarpur Corridor. Lahore:  Pakistan has set up 80 immigration counters at the Kartarpur Corridor to speed up the clearance process of the large number of pilgrims who are expected to visit the holy shrine. India and Pakistan last week signed the agreement on the Kartarpur … Read moreKartarpur Corridor To Have 80 Immigration Counters For Speedy Clearance

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