Attari-Wagah Border (Punjab): Union Minister for Food Processing, Harsimrat Kaur Badal along with Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs, Hardeep Singh Puri left for Pakistan via the Attari-Wagah Border in Punjab on Wednesday. They are traveling to Pakistan on an invite from the Pakistan Foreign Minister, Shah Mahmood Qureshi to attend the ground-breaking ceremony of Kartarpur Corridor on November 28. Addressing mediapersons, Union Minister Puri said,
“I feel greatly privileged and blessed to be able to make this pilgrimage. This was a long-standing demand of the Sikh community. Express gratitude also to Pakistan government.” Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu too left for Pakistan yesterday for the same ceremony.