BSF, Pakistan Rangers to meet in DelhiJuly 1st, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) An 18-member team of Pakistan Rangers arrived here Sunday on a four-day bi-annual meeting with the Border Security Force (BSF) starting Monday.
Headed by Director General of Pakistan Rangers (Sindh) Rizwan Akhtar, the delegation was received by BSF Director General U.K. Bansal, a statement said.
Key issues to be discussed in the talks include unprovoked firing in Jammu/Sialkot sectors, smuggling of arms and drugs, illegal entry of Pakistanis in India, arrests of Indian fishermen by Pakistani forces and military construction close to the border, it said.
The meeting is to take place at the BSF headquarters in Delhi. Earlier meetings have taken place in Amritsar, Chandigarh and Jalandhar.
A 22-member BSF team led by Bansal will take part in the talks.
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