Navjot Singh Sidhu, Former Indian cricketer and Congress leader, accepted Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf-led (PTI) government’s invitation to attend inaugural ceremony of Kartarpur Corridor.

On the directions of Prime Minister Imran Khan, PTI Senator Faisal Javed contacted Navjot Singh Sidhu and extended invitation to attend the inaugural ceremony of Kartarpur Corridor.

Sidhu thanked PM Imran Khan for inviting him on the historical inaugural ceremony and said that Sikhs all over the world look forward to visiting a place associated with their spiritual leader, Baba Guru Nanak, adding that the construction and inauguration of Kartarpur Corridor has sent a positive message to millions of followers of Sikh religion.

Sidhu said he will never forget the love and hospitality he received at the oath taking ceremony of Prime Minister Imran Khan in Pakistan.

Prime Minister Imran Khan will formally inaugurate the corridor on 9 November.