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Ministry of Home Affairs
Government of India


About Dera Baba Nanak - Sri Kartarpur Sahib Pilgrimage

Village Kartarpur is located at the west bank of river Ravi where Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji spent last 18 years of his life. Gurdwara Dera Baba Nanak is about 1 km from the Indo- Pakistan border and on the east bank of River Ravi. To the west side of the river is located the town of Kartarpur, Pakistan. Gurdwara Sri Kartarpur Sahib falls in district Narowal of Pakistan, about 4.5 k.m. from the international border near the historic town of Dera Baba Nanak, District Gurdaspur, Punjab. The Indian part of Dera Baba Nanak - Sri Kartarpur Sahib corridor involves a 4.1 k.m. long four lane highway from Dera Baba Nanak to international border and a state of the art Passenger Terminal Building (PTB) at the international border. Dera Baba Nanak is a city situated in Gurdaspur district in the state of Punjab, India. Followers of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji built the town and named it Dera Baba Nanak after their great ancestor.

Dera Baba Nanak
Sri Kartarpur Sahib
Maximum Temperature - 41 °C
Minimum Temperature - 6 °C
Annual Rainfall - 1.113 mm
Humidity - 57.0%
Distance :

Distance from Amritsar 45 km by NH354B
Distance from Batala 24 km by District Road
Distance from Gurdaspur 30 km by NH354
Distance from Jalandhar 112 km via Batala

After several years of efforts, Government of India has succeeded in facilitating
Pilgrimage of devotees to Sri Kartarpur Sahib

About Us

Kartarpur Sahib Corridor Executive Committee (KSCEC)

A ten member Committee is constituted under the chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner-cum-Chief Administrator, Dera Baba Nanak (DBN) Development Authority, Punjab to cordinate and facilitate day to day functional aspects of Dera Baba Nanak-Kartarpur Sahib Corridor.

General Instructions for Pilgrims

  • All Pilgrims who propose to visit Sri Kartarpur Sahib in district Narowal, Pakistan may register here in advance.
  • Applicant is required to register himself/herself in advance of proposed date of travel.
  • Registration does not confer a right to travel.
  • Applicants who are granted permission will be sent electronic travel authorization (ETA) on the e-mail address provided in their application. Pilgrims are required to bring a copy of the ETA to Dera Baba Nanak ICP.
  • Pilgrims will go in the morning and shall have to return the same day.
  • Pilgrims shall be allowed to visit only Sri Kartarpur Sahib and not anywhere outside.
  • Do's
  • Eco-friendly material, preferably cloth bags should be used & surroundings should be kept clean.
  • Currency as per RBI regulations must be followed.
  • Only one baggage upto 7 kg weight including drinking water may be carried.
  • Don'ts
  • Do not carry any item mentioned in the negative list
  • Smoking, drinking and use of tobacco is not allowed inside Passenger Terminal Building(PTB) Complex
  • Do not touch any unattended article. Inform about anything suspicious to the authorities.
  • Playing loud music and photographing others without permission may not be done.

Instructions for Filling Registration Form

Before filling the online registration:
Ensure that Acrobat Reader is installed in your computer system. If you do not have the software, you can download it here
Applicant must be aware of his/her blood group for filling registration form.

Conditions for Applicant :
Applicant should possess a valid passport.
OCI card holder need to fill OCI cards details in registration form.
It is the applicant’s responsibility to feed accurate information complete in every respect including spellings of name, date of birth etc. as in passport.
Incorrect or false information, concealing any material facts in the application form will be ground for rejection of application.

Keep the following items ready while filling the registration form:
Scanned copy of passport size photograph (in JPG format not exceeding 300 kb in size).
Scanned copy of Passport (containing photo & personal particulars) and last page containing family details in <.pdf> format only not exceeding 500 kb in size.
Scanned Copy of first page of OCI Card in <.pdf> format only not exceeding 500 kb in size.

Sample Online Registration Form:
Applicant can download blank Registration Form to go through the information required in Online filling of Registration Form.
Indian Download here       OCI Card Holder Download here

After successful online registration:
Take a printout of the registration form and keep with you for reference.
You will receive SMS and e-mail after successful registration.

Contact Us

Support Email Id


Support Help Line

For Punjab Residents : 1100
For International/Other States : 01724111905

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