Pakistani celebrities who are vocal on social and civic issues of the country could not resist commenting on the inauguration. From Pakistan’s leading lady in the film industry Mahira Khan to the ex-cricketer Shoaib Akhtar, celebrities have shown support to the government.Armeena Khan congratulated Pakistan for taking the road to tolerance and respect.
Two different nations and two different stories. You decide! (Abusive comments will be blocked and reported so don’t bother) #KartarpurCorridor Congratulations Pakistan for taking the road to tolerance and respect today. I am feeling really good today. #peaceistheway pic.twitter.com/j1nA1HOrJW
— Armeena Khan (@ArmeenaRK) November 9, 2019
Mahira Khan took to Twitter and said that this is the Iqbal’s Pakistan and let there be love and respect for all.
— Mahira Khan (@TheMahiraKhan) November 9, 2019
Legendary pacer Shoaib Akhtar welcomed the Sikh brethren to Pakistan and said that Kartarpur Corridor is a road to peace and religious harmony.
I welcome the Sikh brethren to Pakistan. #KartarpurCorridor is a road to peace & religious harmony. Beautiful scenes at the opening of corridor. I can see the priceless happiness on the faces. Special contribution of @ImranKhanPTI & @sherryontopp is highly appreciated. pic.twitter.com/RrKfok7oVB
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) November 9, 2019
Momina Mustehsan thanked Mr Prime Minister for leading with so much compassion and empathy.
Mr Prime Minister, thank you for leading with so much compassion and empathy. We as a nation are proud of looking up to you as our leader and a beacon of peace in the region. @ImranKhanPTI #PakistanOpensKartarpur #KartarpurCorridorForPeace
— Momina Mustehsan (@MominaMustehsan) November 9, 2019
This moment was long-awaited as last year prime minister Imran Khan laid foundation stone of the project and in just 11 months the Gurdwara was ready for the pilgrims.