AMRITSAR, Nov. 13 -- A biography on slain militant preacher Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale was released on Tuesday at Nankana Sahib, birthplace of Guru Nanak, days after a row erupted over featuring him with and his aides in official video by the Pakistan government on the Kartarpur corridor.

The 480-page book titled 'Suhird Sant Khalsa: Sant Bhindranwale' is authored by Jasbir Singh Rode, Bhindranwale's nephew and a former Akal Takht jathedar.

The book was released by the United Kingdom (UK) branch of Damdami Taksal, a Chowk Mehta-based Sikh seminary which was once headed by Bhindranwale, in the presence of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) members who are leading a Sikh jatha to Pakistan, said Taksal spokesperson Sarchand Singh...