He added that Ghulam Khan border crossing will be used for bilateral trade, whereas, both sides will finalise a strategy to make it as transit route at earliest.
Sindh's Food department has requested the Interior ministry in written for the closure of the border under Food Ac
The spokesperson said in a statement that Pakistan-Afghanistan border will be opened for alternative days in a week from April 10 on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
The price of an 11.8-kilogram domestic cylinder has gone up by Rs500.
Turkey on Sunday announced it would "temporarily" close its border with neighboring Iran as alarm grows over a spike in new coronavirus infections there.
The second session of Pakistan-Iran Higher Border Commission (HBC) was held in Islamabad
'We will stay here until the borders open, we don’t have any other choice'
The currently seamless border will become the United Kingdom’s only land frontier with the EU when it leaves the bloc, scheduled for the end of March.
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi had a telephonic conversation with his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif to discuss the situation following abduction of Iranian guards near the border.
LONDON: Fourteen Iranian security forces, including members of the Revolutionary Guards, were kidnapped on the southeastern border on Tuesday, state news agency IRNA reported, citing an official who said the kidnappers were members of a terrorist group. Armed militant groups in eastern Iran have stepped up attacks against security targets in recent months. “These 14 people were kidnapped around 4 or 5 a.m. in Lulakdan border area,” IRNA quoted the unnamed official as saying. Lulakdan is in Sistan-Balochistan, a mainly…