The intent is to create a mass movement, generate sympathy from the pilgrims travelling through the Kartarpur corridor and then speed up the Khalistan movement, a South Block official said
The disclosure on the Kartarpur Corridor by Pakistan’s railway minister Sheikh Rashid was shocking and yet on expected lines. He said that the Kartarpur Corridor was the brainchild of Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Bajwa and it would hurt India forever.
The Kartarpur Corridor is a visa free border crossing connecting the Gurdwara Sahib in Pakistan to the border with India. While this is a great initiative by both the governments, the problem however lies in the Pakistan Army and ISI.
New Delhi, Aug 22: Pakistan recently extended the term of Pakistan Army chief, General Qamar Javed Bajwa. The move came a few days after India decided to scrap Article 370.
The Pakistan government said that the term was being extended in view of the “regional security environment.” General Bajwa, 58, who was appointed as the chief of Army Staff by former jailed prime minister Nawaz Sharif in November 2016, was to retire in November.
New Delhi, Aug 20: Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa’s term was extended for another three years by Prime Minister Imran Khan in view of the “regional security environment”, an official announcement said on Monday.
General Bajwa, 58, who was appointed as the chief of Army Staff by former jailed prime minister Nawaz Sharif in November 2016, was to retire in November.