India, Pakistan agree on visa liberalization

November 27th, 2008 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, Nov 27 (IANS) Pakistan and India have agreed on the need for visa liberalization and decided to discuss ways to cooperate in curbing cross border crime, according to Online news agency.A joint statement, issued at end of the home secretary level talks, said the Federal Investigation Agency of Pakistan and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) of India will meet soon to discuss cooperation in addressing issues like human trafficking, illegal immigration, and counterfeit currency.

The Indian delegation was headed by Home Secretary Madhukar Gupta while the Pakistani team was led by Syed Kamal Shah, interior ministry secretary.

Both sides condemned terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and affirmed their resolve to cooperate with each other to combat the menace.

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