Indian wants good relations with Pakistan, says Sushma Swaraj
NEW DELHI (92 News) – Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has on Monday while briefing the Upper House said that India wants good relations with Pakistan and both countries would engage in a “comprehensive” dialogue on all issues including peace, security and Jammu and Kashmir.
Addressing the parliament she said that continued estrangement of the two countries was a hurdle to realisation of peace and prosperity in the region.
The minister said that India hopes new dialogue with Pakistan will mark a newbeginning for peace and development in the region.
The Rajya Sabha has barely functioned in the last few days with the opposition Congress protesting and forcing multiple adjournments alleging “political vendetta” after its two top leaders, Sonia and Rahul Gandhi were summoned by court in the National Herald case.