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Sidhu skips state government event of Guru Nanak Jayanti
Punjab

Sidhu skips state government event of Guru Nanak Jayanti

Agency News

Amritsar, 13 Nov 2019: Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has kicked up another row by skipping the state government’s grand celebrations to commemorate the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak at Sultanpur Lodhi.

Instead, Sidhu preferred to participate in a humble function of Guru Nanak Jayanti conducted by the residents of the East constituency, represented by him as an MLA. After attending the Kartarpur gurdwara function from Pakistan side, this was Sidhu’s first public appearance with his supporters .

His supporters welcomed him declaring him to be the real “hero owing to his contribution in opening the corridor”. A huge garland weighing around 1.5 quintal was specially arranged to welcome Sidhu, who paid obeisance at Gurdwara Nanaksar located in the Verka area.