The border guards of India and Pakistan on Tuesday greeted each other and exchanged sweets at the border checkpost at Attari-Wagah, 30 km from Amritsar, on the occasion of Eid.
A 100-member delegation of the Federation of FICCI will leave for Pakistan via the Attari-Wagah border Friday to participate in the "India Show`.
The Director Generals of Military Operation (DGMO) of India and Pakistan will meet at the Attari-Wagah border Dec 24 to discuss ways to prevent violation of ceasefire on the Line of Control (LoC), sources said.
Belongings of Sarabjit Singh, an Indian prisoner who was murdered in Lahore`s high-security Kot Lakhpat jail May this year, were handed over to his family Thursday at the Attari-Wagah border crossing.
Over 350 Indian prisoners, released from Pakistan jails, were repatriated on Saturday through the Attari-Wagah land border crossing.
Seven Indian nationals, including a woman, who were languishing in Pakistani jails were released by the government there as a mark of goodwill gesture.
Activists of Punjab Youth Congress on Monday staged a demonstration near the Attari-Wagah border here protesting against the killing of two Indian soldiers by Pakistani troops.
BSF seized 9 kg of narcotic drugs, Pak SIM cards after it intercepted smugglers trying to push the consignment from close to Attari-Wagah border.
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday said relaxation of visa norms between India and Pakistan would usher a new era of economic development.
Thirty-three Indian nationals who
were languishing in Pakistani jails were released by the
government there as a mark of goodwill gesture.
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