Pak has ‘Mecca, Me­d­ina for Sikhs’, says Im­ran Khan

Hindustan Times (Chandigarh) - - World -

DUBAI : Pak­istan has “the Mecca and Me­d­ina for the Sikhs” and the coun­try is open­ing up those sites for the com­mu­nity, Prime Min­is­ter Im­ran Khan said on Sun­day.

“We have the Mecca and Me­d­ina of the Sikhs... and we are just open­ing up those sites for Sikhs,” Khan said at the World Govern­ment Sum­mit in Dubai, hosted by the United Arab Emi­rates.

In Novem­ber, Khan had laid the foun­da­tion stone for a cor­ri­dor link­ing Gur­d­wara Dar­bar Sahib in Pak­istan’s Kar­tarpur the fi­nal rest­ing place of Sikh faith’s founder Guru Nanak Dev - to Dera Baba Nanak shrine in In­dia’s Gur­daspur dis­trict.

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