Second round of Pak-India parliamentary dialogue kicks off


Round II of Pakistan-India Parliamentary Dialogue began here in Vigyan Bhawan Annexe, New Delhi on Thursday.
A 19-member Pakistan Parliamentary delegation interacted with their Indian counterparts in a comprehensive review of relations between the two countries and discussed means of moving forward.
They discussed various issues, including strengthening of people to people contact and need for a liberal visa regime. Other issues that were also deliberated upon during Day 1 of the Round –II of Dialogue included terrorism, Jammu & Kashmir, water, role of media, removal of the trust deficit and developing a future mechanism to carry forward Parliamentary Dialogue Process.
In the two sessions during the day, spread over several hours, the parliamentarians also made specific proposals that would be discussed on Friday.