AMRITSAR, Nov. 14 -- Expressing concern over the low footfall of pilgrims on the newly opened corridor to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib, Kartarpur, the Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (PSGPC) on Wednesday said now it is the responsibility of the Indian government to ensure the number remains reasonably high as it demanded to allow 5,000 people on normal days.

PSGPC member Inderjit Singh, a resident of Kartarpur, the last resting place of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak, told HT over phone, "Initially, the Pakistan government planned to make arrangements for 500 pilgrims daily through the corridor. On India's insistence, Pakistan allowed much bigger number of devotees and made arrangements for them along with the PSGPC, Evacuee Trust Propert...