Two thousand Indian Sikh pilgrims leave Pakistan via special trains

Image
Lahore: November 11, 2017. Over 2,300 Sikh pilgrims on Saturday left for India from Pakistan by special trains after attending the 549th birth anniversary of the founder of Sikhism Guru Nanak Dev at his birthplace in Nankana Sahib in the Punjab province.
Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) Chairman Siddiqul Farooq gave the pilgrims a warm send off at the Lahore railways station, an official said.
"As many as 2,361 Indian Sikhs on Saturday returned to their homeland. Evacuee Trust Property Board chairman Saddiqul Farooq gave them warm send off at the Lahore railways station," ETPB spokesman Amir Hashmi told PTI.
He said the pilgrims were brought to the railways station in high security.
During their 10-day stay in Pakistan, the pilgrims visited Gurdwara Janamesthan Nankana Sahib, Gurdwara Panja Sahib Hasan Absal and Gurdwara Kartar Sahib Narowal.
"We are establishing Baba Guru Nanak University in Nankana Sahib and Sikhs from all over the world are ready to fund it," Farooq said, adding that the founder of the Sikh religion gave the message of peace.
He said the board had also set up an online charity system for donation.
Sardar Gurmeet Singh, a group leader of the pilgrims, said the Sikh devotees always bring

You May Also Like

Image

We are Not Allowed to Print Anything’ about Jesus, Chinese Print Shop Tells Church

Washington DC: February 14, 2019. (ChristianHeadlines) Christians in China’s Henan province hoping to celebrate the new year with Christ-cent

Image

Islamic Relief and Qatar Implicated in Tunisian Terror Finance Investigation

Washington DC: February 14, 2019. (MEF) A leaked report allegedly produced by the Tunisian Commission for Financial Analysis (CTAF) reveals an inve

Image

NPP Supremo appeals Kargilites to joint dialogue with representatives of Ladakh (Leh), Kashmir Valley & Jammu Pradesh

 New Delhi/Srinagar: February 12, 2019. (PCP) “Jammu Pradesh, Kashmir Valley & Ladakh region including Kargil sector have a history

"Trial of Pakistani Christian Nation" By Nazir S Bhatti

On demand of our readers, I have decided to release E-Book version of "Trial of Pakistani Christian Nation" on website of PCP which can also be viewed on website of Pakistan Christian Congress www.pakistanchristiancongress.org . You can read chapter wise by clicking tab on left handside of PDF format of E-Book.

nazirbhattipcc@aol.com , pakistanchristianpost@yahoo.com