Former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday said Kartarpur like initiatives were envisioned by PDP founder Mufti Mohammad Sayeed adding that India and Pakistan should facilitiate Sharda Peeth Pilgrimage for Kashmiris.
Mehbooba said that Kartarpur was a great example of how religion can bring people together, “Kartarpur is a great example of how religion can bring people together instead of dividing them. It is a path envisioned by PDP founder Mufti Sb to end the turmoil in Kashmir. #SelfRule After Kartarpur, Delhi and Pakistan must facilitate Sharda Peeth pilgrimage for kashmiris,” she tweeted.
India and Pakistan both agreed to open Kartarpur corridor for Sikh pilgrims.
Both the countries announced that they would develop Kartarpur corridor in their respective areas, linking Dera Baba Nanak in Punjab’s Gurdaspur district with the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan.