Convention to commemorate Indo-Pak relations begins in Jammu

Jammu: Three Pakistani guests are among the 100 delegates who are attending a two-day convention organised here to highlight relations between India and Pakistan.

The Pakistani participants include political analyst Mubasir Latief, advocate and peace activist Choudhary Muneer and artist Madhya Gohar, Pakistan-India Peoples Forum for Peace and Democracy (PIPFPD) vice-president Ved Bhasin said.

The annual convention which started today will deliberate on peace, democracy and Indo-Pak friendship among other issues, he said.

The problems between the two nations and the various factors which have a bearing on their relationship will also be discussed during this event, Bhasin, also Chairman of Kashmir Times group of publications, added.

He felt that PIPFPD forum was not only strengthening people-to-people contacts between the two countries, but also influencing those at the helm to revive and push forward the peace process.