The turban and the comb with hair were handed over to Pir Budhu Shah, a Muslim, who was an admirer and ally of Guru Gobind Singh.
A high-level meeting was held at Anandpur Sahib to discuss the shifting of the relics. The meeting was attended by Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib Jathedar Giani Mal Singh, SGPC president Avtar Singh Makkar, Rupnagar MLA Daljit Singh Cheema, SGPC member Amarjit Singh Chawla, Punjab principal secretary cultural affairs, archeology and museum SS Channy, director NPS Randhawa, and principal secretary to chief minister, KJS Cheema.
It was decided to keep the relics at the same place at Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib where the weapons of Guru Gobind Singh have been kept.
Makkar said the relics would be shifted to Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib before the birthday of Guru Gobind Singh, which falls on January 7. He said these relics would also be taken to other places so that people could have a glimpse of them.