Father holds mega eye checkup camp on 500 years, son making 550 Gurpurab a memorable event
KI Singh/ royalpatiala.in/ Sultanpur Lodhi
To mark the 550th Prakash Purb of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday dedicated a slew of projects in Sultanpur Lodhi, worth around Rs. 96 crores, to the people of Punjab.
Addressing the gathering, Captain Amarinder recalled that his father had organised a mega eye check camp in the memory of the first Sikh guru 50 years ago, and now he was personally blessed to commemorate such a momentous event. He said that Sikhism, which was born a few centuries ago, had made unprecedented contribution in different fields across the globe.He was associated with a number of activities, including chairmanship of the committee to celebrate the 500th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev.