Kartarpur Sahib corridor to be completed in four and a half months: Gadkari
Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari, today announced that Kartarpur Corridor will be completed four and a half months at the groundbreaking ceremony of Kartarpur Sahib corridor.
Speaking at the ceremony, Punjab CM Amarinder Singh, thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistan Prime Minister, Imran Khan. He further said, “Today is a big day. I thank the PM [Modi] who has been committed to the cause and thank the PM of Pakistan Imran Khan who agreed for this.”
The ceremony is being performed at the Mann village of Gurdaspur district in Punjab. The Shiromani Akali Dal’s (SAD) party leader, Sukhbir Singh Badal, and its workers are also present at the groundbreaking ceremony of the proposed corridor to Shri Kartarpur Sahib today (November 26).
On November 22, India’s Union Cabinet took the decision to build the corridor from Dera Baba Nanak to the International Border. On the very same day, Pakistan’s Foreign Minister, Shah Mahmood Qureshi, also announced that Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan, would also lay the foundation of Kartarpur corridor on November 28.