550th Parkash Purb: President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday, paid obeisance at Ber Sahib Gurudwara in Sultanpur Lodhi, ahead of the 550th birth anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji. The President was received by Governor VP Singh Badnore and Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh.
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Earlier, he said in a tweet, “On the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, greetings to all fellow citizens, especially to our Sikh brothers and sisters in India and abroad. The life of Guru Nanak Dev Ji inspires us to build a society based on his teachings of equality, compassion and social amity.”
Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at Ber Sahib Gurudwara in Sultanpur Lodhi, before inaugurating the Integrated Check Post of Kartarpur Corridor, on November 9.
Meanwhile, PM Modi extended his wishes to the nation on the occasion of 550th Parkash Purb. He said, “Today, on the very special occasion of the 550th Prakash Parv of Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji, my greetings to everyone. This is a day to rededicate ourselves to fulfilling Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s dream of a just, inclusive and harmonious society.”