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Maximum steps taken to facilitate Sikh Yatrees on Baba Guru Nanak's anniversary: FM
October 20, 2019

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi says Pakistan has taken maximum steps to facilitate Sikh Yatrees who will arrive in Kartarpur to participate in celebrations of birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak.

Talking to media in Multan this afternoon, he said fifteen thousand Sikh Yatrees will arrive in Pakistan to attend Baba Guru Nanak's birth anniversary.

He said former Prime Minister of India Dr. Manmohan Singh has accepted Pakistan's invitation to attend the Kartarpur opening and birth anniversary celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak.

Foreign Minister said Prime Minister Imran Khan has the desire to resolve all outstanding issues between Saudi Arabia and Iran through negotiations.

Qureshi said Pakistan believes in peaceful neighborhood.

Condemning the bomb blasts in a mosque in Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, foreign minister said Pakistan offers deepest sympathies and condolences over the loss of precious lives in the incident. 

(Kiani/Abdul Rehman)