PTI, New Delhi
Published by: Amit Mandal
Wednesday, 15 December 2021 09:17 PM Updated to IST
The pilgrimage to Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara was stopped in March last year due to the spread of COVID-19. The Kartarpur Corridor reopened last month.
Kartarpur Gurdwara Sahib
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No more than 11,000 will be allowed
In consultation with the government, the RBI, Indian passport holders as well as persons of Indian descent traveling to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib, Kartarpur, Narowal, Pakistan through the Sri Kartarpur Sahib Corridor with their passports decided to carry their Passport Citizen of India card. On departure or return from India, only Indian Rupees or US Dollars are allowed in foreign currency with a total value not exceeding Rs. 11,000.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said in a statement: The Kartarpur Corridor connects the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan, the final resting place of Guru Nanak Dev, the founder of Sikhism, and the Dera Baba Nanak Temple in the Gurdaspur District of the Indian state of Punjab. The 4 km long corridor offers visa-free entry to Indian Sikh travelers to visit Durbar Sahib.