On Sunday More than 50 Hindu pilgrims, including women, arrived here from India to attend the religious festivities in Sindh province of Pakistan.
The EPTB is a statutory board that manages religious properties and shrines of Hindus and Sikhs who had migrated to India following the partition in 1947.
He valued the Pakistan government’s — decision to open some of the centuries old temples in the country.
Some 2,000 Hindus are residing in this locality.
The temple, located in city’s congested Dhaarowal locality, is more than 1,000 years old, according to the book ‘History of Sialkot’ by the late Rashid Niaz.
However, according to the community, over 90 lakh Hindus are living in the country.