ISLAMABAD: The government of Pakistan has decided to open the Kartarpur corridor for Sikh pilgrims.
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi in his Twitter message said that places of worship are being opened in the world, Pakistan will open Kartarpur corridor on June 29 on behalf of India.
Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that the decision to open the Kartarpur corridor was taken in connection with the anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh.
As places of worship open up across the world, Pakistan prepares to reopen the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor for all Sikh pilgrims, conveying to the Indian side our readiness to reopen the corridor on 29 June 2020, the occasion of the death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjeet Singh.
— Shah Mahmood Qureshi (@SMQureshiPTI) June 27, 2020
It may be recalled that the government of Pakistan had temporarily closed the Kartarpur corridor to visitors due to coronavirus, and it has been decided to reopen it.
Visitors are advised to distance themselves from the coronavirus.