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Guru Nanak Dev Anniversary: Pak issues 2,942 visas to Indian Sikh pilgrims to attend celebrations

By Shgun S -- November 4th 2022 08:26 PM
Guru Nanak Dev Anniversary: Pak issues 2,942 visas to Indian Sikh pilgrims to attend celebrations

New Delhi, November 4: Pakistan's High Commission in New Delhi announced on Friday that nearly 3,000 visas have been issued to Indian Sikh pilgrims to attend Guru Nanak's week-long birth celebrations.

The birth of Guru Nanak will be celebrated in Pakistan from November 6 to 15. Sikh pilgrims from India will visit Dera Sahib, Panja Sahib, Nankana Sahib, and Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan.

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"On the occasion of Birthday Celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak, the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi has issued 2,942 visas to Sikh pilgrims from India to attend the Birth Celebrations scheduled to be held in Pakistan from 6-15 November 2022," the Pakistan High Commission in India said.

"During the visit, the pilgrims would, inter alia, go to Dera Sahib, Panja Sahib, Nankana Sahib and Kartarpur Sahib. They would enter Pakistan on 6 November and return back to India on 15 November 2022," it further stated.

- ANI

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