By Manmohan Singh
Sardar Ramesh Singh, the first Sikh member of the Punjab Assembly Lahore, tabled a motion that a public holiday be declared in the Punjab on the birthday of Baba Guru Nanak. The Assembly approved the resolution . Sardar Ramesh Singh is a member of Pakistan Muslim league party ( PML-N).
There is a public holiday in Sheikhpura district every year on the birth anniversary of the Guru.
Guru Nanak is the son of the Punjab and his poetry is unparalleled in the world just like Baba Sheikh Farid .