KARTARPUR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Indian government has rejected Pakistan’s offer to reopen Kartarpur Corridor on June 29 to mark the death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh.
The reaction came after Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi had said, “Pakistan is preparing to reopen the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor for all Sikh pilgrims as places of worship open across the world.”
Qureshi tweeted and communicated to the Indian side. Pakistan is preparing to reopen the corridor on June 29, 2020 (the anniversary of the death of Maharaja Ranjeet Singh).
The corridor was opened on November 9, 2019 by Prime Minister Imran Khan on the eve of the 550th birthday of Baba Guru Nanak-due to increased coronavirus cases, in March It was temporarily closed on the 16th.