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India, Pakistan ink agreement to operationalise Kartarpur corridor

India and Pakistan signed an agreement on the Kartarpur corridor today that would allow Indian Sikh pilgrims to visit the holy Darbar Sahib in Pakistan. Officials from both the nations met at Zero Point to ink the memorandum of understanding, this now paves the way for the opening of the corridor. The Kartarpur corridor would will connect […]

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Pakistan wants $20 as entry fee for Kartarpur Sahib visitors and $2.12 for 100 grams of prasad

As the world Sikh community is preparing to ring in the occasion of 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, the founder of Sikhism, at the Kartarpur Sahib shrine, Pakistan has decided to charge hefty fees for holy pilgrims. Pakistan has fixed a fee of $20 (Rs 1428) to each visitor of the Kartarpur Sahib […]

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Kartarpur Corridor

Kartarpur Corridor is a pilgrimage passage between Sikh Holy shrine of Dera Baba Nanak Sahib (India) and the holy shrine of Kartarpur Sahib (Pakistan). It passes through an international border, so it will have army’s of both nations manning the gates. India’s Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu laid the foundation stone of the Kartarpur Corridor on Monday […]