Zardari ratifies Pakistan−India visa agreement

Last Updated: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 09:50 hrs

Islamabad, Nov 21 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari has endorsed the liberalised visa agreement between Pakistan and India, a media report said.

Both sides had signed the agreement Sep 8. It will pave way for greater people−to−people contact and boost trade.

As per the agreement, visas will be issued for a period of up to six months and will allow a trip to not more than five places.

It will also allow a visitor to remain in that country for no more than three months at a stretch.

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