Male- Pakistan and India have agreed to continue efforts towards the improvement of relations.

This was dicussed today in a meeting of adviser to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs, Mr Sartaj Aziz with the Indian External Affairs Minister, Mr Salman Khursheed on the sidelines of the SAARC Council of Ministers.

The meeting was held in a cordial atmosphere and both leaders reviewed the progress made towards normalizing bilateral relations since the meeting of the two Prime Ministers in New York last September.

Both Ministers were satisfied over the scheduling of meetings on issues relating to LOC, trade incentives and power sector cooperation.