My main priority was to ensure provision of better facilities to the Sikhs coming here for their holy places, Sham Singh told media after getting elected.
"The government needs to take well care of our gurdwaras across the country," he said. Speaking on the occasion, Farooq said Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif would soon meet the Sikh leaders.
The government is providing best facilities to the minorities and land was being allocated for the construction of Gurdwara in Karachi, he said, adding that 1,000 more rooms will be constructed for the accommodation of Sikh pilgrims.
Nankana Sahib would be converted into an idol city and a board of governor would be formed to run five educational institutions and a Janke Devi hospital, media reported.
The committee members voted in favour of Sham Singh to be the Pardhan (president) of the committee for 2015. Sardar Tara Singh and Gopal Singh Chawla have been elected vice-president and secretary general of the committee respectively.

Latest News from World News Desk