Sikh pilgrims leave after attending rituals

Stringent security measures enforced under the direct supervision of Attock DPO.

Our Correspondent December 01, 2023
A large number of Hindu and Sikh pilgrims took part in the Raksha Bandhan festival in Siri Panja Sahib, Hassanabadal. PHOTO: EXPRESS


Pilgrims hailing from diverse corners of the world, including India, concluded their visit to Gurdwara Sri Panja Sahib Hasan Abdal after actively participating in religious ceremonies.

Throughout their three-day stay, elaborate religious rituals were conducted, marking the occasion of Baba Guru Nanak's birthday celebrations. Following the culmination of the festivities, pilgrims bid farewell to Gurdwara Sri Panja Sahib, Hasan Abdal.

Read: Sikh pilgrims commemorate Baba Guru Nanak’s birth anniversary

Stringent security measures were enforced under the direct supervision of Attock DPO. Before their departure, customary rituals were observed, and the pilgrims extended their gratitude to the local administration for making impeccable arrangements.

Sardar Balvinder Singh, the leader of the Bhai Mardana Parbandhak Committee in Delhi, praised the efforts made by the Pakistani government to maintain and restore gurdwaras.

Published in The Express Tribune, December 1st, 2023.


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