India should deploy counter-constraint policies against Pakistan since historic reconciliation is not a "credible possibility", eminent diplomat Shyam Saran, former foreign secretary and chairman of the National Security Advisory Board, has said.
India`s special envoy Shyam Saran on Friday offered prayers at the famous Pashupatinath temple here before wrapping up his three-day visit to Nepal, aimed at to help form a consensus government amidst political crisis.
Amid a political deadlock in Nepal, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s Special Envoy Shyam Saran arrived here on Wednesday for high-level consultations with leaders of the country, which is without a Prime Minister for five weeks.
Shyam Saran, PM`s special envoy on climate change, on Sunday demitted office after a fruitful tenure which saw him play a key role in ending India`s nuclear isolation and drafting policies on environment-related issues.
Referring to Pakistan`s concerns over India`s involvement in reconstruction work in Afghanistan, special envoy of PM Manmohan Singh on Saturday said India was not in the business of having a proxy war in the conflict-torn nation.
Shyam Saran, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s special envoy on climate change, will soon get the rank of Minister of State, a status that was given to Shiv Shankar Menon when he was recently appointed National Security Adviser.
Against the backdrop of an IPCC report making a wrong conclusion about Himalayan glaciers melting, Prime Minister`s Special Envoy on Climate Change Shyam Saran harped on more research to generate precise information on the matter.