Attock, 17 November 2016. As many as 2,000 Sikh Yatrees from India have arrived here at Gurduwara Sri Panja Sahab Hasanabdal through special trains on Wednesday while more than 500 Sikh yatrees from the rest of the world to attend the 548th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak.
The yatrees recited their sacred book Guru Garanth Sahab and perform other rituals. The Sikh Yatrees expressed their entire satisfaction over the security arrangements made by the District Police.
They said we are thankful to Government of Pakistan and specially Chairman Evacuee Trust board, district administration and district police. The yatrees were provided boarding, messing, medical and banking facilities.
While talking to Newsman leader of Indian Sikh contingent, Sardar Makhwinder Singh said the People of Pakistan are loving and caring and because of it we felt no strangeness and no home sickness.
He said this all was beyond of our expectation and imagination. The Indian Sikh yatrees will proceed back by special trains.