Navjot Singh Sidhu arrives in Pakistan today via the Kartarpur Corridor to participate in the annual commemoration of the birth of Guru Nanak.
Expressing his gratitude to Prime Minister Imran Khan for inspiring the Sikhs. On the birthday of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism. And his enthusiastic welcome on his arrival in Pakistan. Prominent Indian politician and former cricketer Navjot Singh Navjot Singh Sidhu called the Prime Minister “his older brother”.
Sidhu arrived in Pakistan today (Saturday) using the Kartarpur Corridor to participate in the annual commemoration of Guru Nanak’s birth.
On behalf of the Prime Minister Imran Khan, the chief executive of the Kartarpur Corridor Project Management Unit welcomed Sidhu upon his arrival in Pakistan.
Sidhu arrived in Pakistan
Speaking at the event, Navjot Singh Sidhu thanked the premier for the warm welcome.
In a tweet shared by Indian Express, Navjot Singh Sidhu could be seen entering Pakistan via Kartarpur Corridor. A former Indian cricketer says, “He [Prime Minister Imran Khan] is my older brother.”
Later, he visited Gurdwara Darbar Sahib and performed religious rites.
Prominent Indian politicians visit Gurdwara Sahib
On November 18, prominent Indian politicians, including the Indian prime minister of Punjab, visited Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib, the day before Gurpurab, marking the birthday of Sikhism founder Baba Guru Nanak.
The Kartarpur Corridor, which links Gurdwara Darbar Sahib to Pakistan, the last resting place of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev, and the Dera Baba Nanak shrine in the Gurdaspur region, reopened on Wednesday.
trip to Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara
A trip to Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara was canceled in March 2020 due to the COVID-19 epidemic.
Indian Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi, along with his ministers, were part of the first delegation to visit Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur.
Pakistani President Sikh Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (PSGPC) Sardar Ameer Singh greeted them and welcomed them upon their arrival.
Navjot Singh Sidhu (born 20 October 1963) is an Indian National Congress politician, television personality and retired international cricket player. He is the President of the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee. Previously, he was the Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs in the local government of the Punjab region.
Navjot Singh Sidhu had a career
As a professional cricketer, Navjot Singh Sidhu had a career that lasted more than 19 years after his first class appearance in 1981-82. After losing his place in the national team following his first international career in 1983-84, he also scored four percent of the 1987 World Cup. Playing heavily as a top order scorer, Navjot Singh Sidhu went on to play in 51 Tests and 136 One-Day Internationals for his country. He became famous for his six-hit ability and won the sobriquet medal “Sixer Sidhu”. After retiring, he turned to commenting and television, especially as a comedy show judge, and as a permanent guest at Comedy Nights with Kapil (2013-2015) and later The Kapil Sharma Show (2016-2019). He was a contestant in the reality television show Bigg Boss (2012) and appeared in the Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa show.
Sidhu joined the Bharatiya Janata Party in 2004 and ran in the national elections from Amritsar that year. He won the election and held the seat until 2014 winning the next election. He was elected to Rajya Sabha in 2016 from Punjab before resigning the same year and leaving the party. In 2017, he joined the Indian National Congress and was elected to the Punjab Legislative Assembly from Amritsar East.
Early life and biography
Sidhu was born in Patiala, Punjab, India. His father, Sardar Bhagwant Singh was a respected cricket player. And wanted to see his son Navjot as a professional cricket player. Sidhu is a student at Yadavindra Public School, Patiala. He studied in Mumbai at HR College of Commerce and Economics. He later resigned, following his conviction in 2006. After the Supreme Court reversed his conviction. He successfully contested the Amritsar Lok Sabha seat, defeating his rival Congress, Finance Minister Surinder Singla, by 77,626 votes. Navjot Singh Sidhu is also the current president of the World Jat Aryan Foundation. He is a vegetarian.
She is married to Navjot Kaur Sidhu, a physician and former member of the Punjab Legislative Assembly. The couple has two children: daughter Rabia and son Karan.
Navjot Sidhu has two children. His son Karan Singh Sidhu is a lawyer. His son is making law in Delhi. He did his LLB at Amity University and earned a master’s degree in law. From Benjamin N Cardozo at a New York law school. Sidhu’s daughter Rabia Sidhu studied interior design in London. Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan is his best friend. Navjot Singh Sidhu has a bright and clear personality. He laughs a lot. She always wears a colorful hat. His wife Navjot Kaur is a politician. Opposition politicians have repeatedly criticized Sidhu for selecting relatives. His teammates in his cricket match named him Sherry.
Navjot Singh Sidhu made his first first class match in November 1981. Playing for the Punjab against services in Amritsar. Opening the innings, he made 51 before the end, as his team won the game by innings.
He played his first One Day International (ODI) match against Australia in the tournament