ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s foreign secretary Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry will due to visit India today to attend the ‘Heart of Asia’ regional conference where he will meet with his Indian counterpart after bilateral talks were derailed following the Pathankot terror attack, reports Times of India.
The Foreign Office (FO) said in a statement here that the senior officials meeting of the Heart of Asia - Istanbul Process - will be held in New Delhi on April 26.
“Foreign secretary Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry will lead the Pakistan delegation to this meeting,” it said.
In New Delhi, government sources said Chaudhry will also have a bilateral meeting with his Indian counterpart S Jaishanker.
The Foreign Office said Pakistan looks forward to active participation in the forthcoming Heart of Asia meeting, reflecting “our commitment to efforts for promoting long-term peace and stability in Afghanistan”.
It said that Pakistan delegation will also hold bilateral meetings with other leading delegations attending the meeting.