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Pak govt surreptitiously usurped land belonging to Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara: Officials

Pakistan has surreptitiously usurped lands belonging to the Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara in the name of developing a corridor for the convenience of pilgrims and objected to most of the Indian proposals for the project, reflecting its double-speak , officials said on Friday. The Indian delegation, which attended the first India-Pakistan meeting on Thursday to finalise the modalities for the proposed corridor linking Gurdaspur in Punjab with the Sikh shrine in Pakistan s Kartarpur, strongly protested against the rampant encroachment on the lands belonging to the holy Sikh shrine in utter disregard to the sentiments of devotees of Guru Nanak Dev in India. Pakistan has lived up to its old reputation of making false promises, making tall claims and delivering nothing. Its double-speak on the Kartarpur Sahib corridor has been exposed in the first meeting itself at Attari on Thursday, a government official, who attended the meeting, said. The encroached lands were donated to the ...


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