UN chief António Guterres to pay obeisance at Gurdwara Sri Kartarpur Sahib next week

LAHORE, Punjab—Latest media updates reveal that the United Nation’s chief António Guterres will visit Gurdwara Sri Kartarpur Sahib during his visit to Pakistan next week. It is learnt that Mr. António Guterres will arrive in Pakistan’s national capital Islamabad on February 16 and will probably visit Gurdwara Sri Kartarpur Sahib on February 18.

UN secretary general António Guterres paying obeisance at sanctum sanctorum Sri Harmandir Sahib on October 3, 2018

Sharing the development with media, Pakistan’s Deputy spokesperson Farhan Haq informed that António Guterres will address an event on sustainable development and climate change Islamabad on February 16 besides attending bilateral meetings with Prime Minister Imran Khan and Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi.

It may be recalled here that António Guterres had welcomed the opening of the Kartarpur Corridor between India and Pakistan, saying it paved the way for interfaith harmony and understanding.

 “We welcome #Pakistan and #India opening #KartarpurCorridor today connecting two key Sikh pilgrimage sites, paving way for interfaith harmony and understanding by facilitating visa-free cross border visits by pilgrims to holy shrines,” spokesperson for the Secretary-General had tweeted.

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