London Mayor Visits Sikh Gurudwara Sri Harmander Sahib

November 24, 2007

Author: Staff Writer

Source: Sikh Sangat News

Mayor of London Kenneth Robert Livingstone arrived in the holy city of Amritsar and paid obeisance in the sanctum of Sikh shrine, the Golden Temple.

London mayor visits Golden Temple: “In my childhood, pictures of the Golden Temple used to fascinate me,” said Kenneth Robert Livingstone, mayor of London, who arrived here on Friday on a two-day personal visit. “The soothing tranquility that envelopes the Golden Temple despite a sea of people coming here every day, makes it all the more intriguing,” he said after paying obeisance there.

Earlier in the morning, Kenneth Robert Livingstone on reaching at the Rajasansi Airport was welcomed by Member parliament Sukhbir Badal, Punjab Cabinet Minister for Public Relation Bikram Majithia, city mayor Shavet Malik, Inspector General Punjab Police R.P. Meena and Municipal Corporation Commissioner D.P.S. Kharbanda and officers of civil and police administration.