Sidhu set to visit Pakistan once again: Report

Fawad Chaudhry, Pakistan’s Information Minister said that Punjab’s cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu would visit the country to attend the groundbreaking ceremony of the Kartarpur Border corridor.

Pakistan’s minister confirmed that Sidhu would visit the country and this will be Sidhu’s second visit to Pakistan this year. Prime Minister Imran Khan will inaugurate the groundbreaking ceremony of the facilities at the crossing on the Pakistan side on November 28.

Sidhu said Imran Khan is his friend and he will visit the country whenever he is invited by him. Sidhu while speaking to Roznama Express said that he has gladly accepted the invitation, sent by Pakistan’s PM for the November 28 event. He said, “I don’t have words to express my joy.”

Sikh community’s long pending demand of building a religious corridor linking India’s border district of Gurdaspur with a historic gurudwara in Pakistan may finally be fulfilled with both the countries announcing that stretches would be developed in their respective areas.

India’s Cabinet cleared a proposal to develop a corridor from Dera Baba Nanak in Punjab’s Gurdaspur district to the International Border to facilitate Indian pilgrims to visit Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur in Pakistan.