500 Indian Sikh pilgrims arrive to inaugurate celebrations of 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak

ISLAMABAD, Jul 30 (APP):Pakistan on Tuesday allowed a special delegation of around 500 Indian Sikh pilgrims to inaugurate the celebrations of the 550th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak.

A special jatha (caravan) of around 500 Indian Sikh pilgrims crossed over to Pakistan through the Wagah border on Tuesday morning, a message of Pakistan High Commission New Delhi reaching here said and added that the pilgrims would commence the celebrations in connection with Baba Guru Nanak’s 550th birth anniversary from his birthplace in Nankana Sahib on Thursday, August 1.