Akali Dal leader Manjinder Sirsa meets Joint Secretary of India over Kartarpur Gurudwara row

The Akali Dal leader Manjinder Singh Sirsa has reached at Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). He is meeting to the joint secretary of the government of India regarding the illegal takeover of the Kartarpur Gurudwara by various bodies of non-Sikhs.

The Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) has written to the Pakistan High Commissioner regarding the administrative control of Gurudwara Darbar Sahib at Kartarpur in Punjab province's Narowal district, demanding it to be given back to Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (PSGPC).

In its letter to the Pakistan High Commissioner, the SGPC wrote: “It has been brought to the notice of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) Sri Amritsar that Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB), Government of Pakistan has established a Project Management Unit (PMU) for management and maintenance of Kartarpur Corridor and Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur under the administrative control of the ETPB.”