Pakistan, India officials hold technical meeting on Kartarpur corridor

LAHORE: Pakistan and India on Tuesday held a technical meeting to talk about the modalities for the hall linking Gurudwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur to Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Gurdaspur district in Punjab.

The technical professionals and international place of job officials from each side participated within the talks held at Zero Point (Kartarpur), in step with Geo News. They reportedly mentioned set up of a border fence and street design.

An reputable of the Pakistan Rangers informed PTI that the meeting of each side took place at — the Kartarpur Zero Point to the PTI but mentioned any statement might be issued either via Pakistan's Foreign Office or the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the media wing of the Pakistan military.

In a big initiative ultimate November, both India and Pakistan agreed to set up the Kartarpur Corridor to link the ancient Gurdwara Darbar Sahib — the general resting position of Sikh religion's founder Guru Nanak Dev to Dera Baba Nanak in Gurdaspur.

Kartarpur Sahib is located in Pakistan's Narowal district around the river Ravi, about 4 kilometres from the Dera Baba Nanak shrine.

Earlier, India postponed the Kartarpur Corridor meeting between the two nations on the Wagah border scheduled for April 2.

India and Pakistan on March 19 held a gathering of technical professionals on the Kartarpur hall right through which its alignment, coordinates, and other engineering aspects of the proposed crossing issues have been mentioned.

The technical meeting on the degree of professionals, including engineers and surveyors, was held at "proposed zero points" within the apply up to the decision reached on the March 14 meeting.

Later, the Pakistani Cabinet constituted a 10-member Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (PSGPC) to facilitate Sikh pilgrims after opening of the Kartarpur hall.

India voiced issues over the presence of several Khalistani separatists within the committee on the Kartarpur hall and mentioned it'll wait for a reaction from Islamabad on the issue and won't cross ahead with a prior to now agreed meeting on the hall on April 2 in Wagah on the Pakistani facet.

During the previous meeting, each side jointly surveyed the coordinates of the Zero Point and mentioned the technical main points, including completed street degree, prime flood degree and so forth.

Pakistan will construct the hall from the Indian border to the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur while the opposite part from Dera Baba Nanak in Indian Punjab's Gurdaspur district up to the border might be constructed via India.

In Pakistan, the groundbreaking ceremony of the hall was performed on November 28 ultimate year via Prime Minister Imran Khan.

Fifty consistent with cent of the four-kilometre stretch being constructed via Pakistan has been finished while the stretch between the Zero Line to Baba Nanak's shrine is being constructed via India.

The hall might be opened in November this year in connection with the 550 beginning anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak.
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