ATTARI: The Indian government on Saturday stopped former Indian cricketer and Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu from entering Pakistan through Wagah border.
According to details, despite having a five-day visa, the Indian authorities at Attari stopped the cricketer from entering Pakistan.
Navjot Singh Sidhu will now enter Pakistan from Kartarpur, sources said.
The Modi-Government had assured the Congress lawmaker that he will be allowed to travel to Pakistan from Wagah after he wrote his third letter to the Indian foreign ministry on Thursday requesting permission to visit Pakistan.
The Foreign Office had confirmed on Thursday that it had issued a visa to Navjot Singh Sidhu for Kartarpur Corridor inauguration