15 Indian MPs reach Pakistan for talks

January 16th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS  

Mani Shankar Aiyar Islamabad, Jan 16 (IANS) A 15-member multi-party parliamentary delegation from India has arrived in Pakistan to take part in the third round of the Pakistan-India Parliamentarians’ Dialogue.

The two-day dialogue will be held Jan 17-18 in Islamabad where parliament members from both sides will interact on trade and economic relations between the two countries, the Online news agency reported.

Two rounds of dialogues were earlier held in January 2011 in Islamabad and in August 2011 in New Delhi.

The Indian delegation comprises Rajya Sabha members Mani Shankar Aiyar, Derek O’Brien, Nand Kishore Singh, Naresh Gujral, P. Rajeev, Rajniti Prasad and D. Raja.

Member of the Lok Sabha joining the delegation are Yashwant Sinha, Asaduddin Owaisi, Baijayant Jay Panda, Deepender Hooda, Hamdullah Sayeed, Shahnawaz Hussain, Shatrughan Sinha, Supriya Sule and Bhartruhari Mahtab.

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