India- Pakistan to step up efforts for 'tranquil' frontiers
The DG's of BSF and the Pakistan Rangers have agreed on prompt exchange of information through various modes such as telephone, email or fax to mutually resolve issues like ceasefire violations and tackle cross- border infiltration.
They signed a Joint Record of Discussion "charting a future route map of cooperation between the two Border Guarding Forces".
The talks were held between both the countries border forces and the next talks is likely to held in the first half of 2016 in Pakistan.
The issues discussed in the talks included incidents of firing at the borders, smuggling of narcotics, infiltration attempts, and defence construction activities.
The measures taken by both the countries on this is timely exchange of information at the field level and mobile communication, simultaneous coordinated patrolling.
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