Indian delegation arrives Lahore to hold talks with Pakistani officials on water disputes

LAHORE: On Tuesday, a nine-member delegation of Indian Indus Water Commission arrived here in Lahore on Tuesday through Wagah border to hold talks with Pakistani officials over water disputes.

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Headed by Indian Water Commissioner Pradeep Kumar Saxena, the delegation will discuss the Indus Waters Treaty (also known as the Sindh Taas Agreement) among other issues over the next two days.

The Pakistani delegation will be headed by Pakistan Commissioner for Indus Waters Syed Meher Ali Shah.

Pakistan believes that New-Delhi has violated the Indus Waters Treaty by starting construction of reservoirs.

Furthermore, Pakistan has raised objections to Indian water projects on Chenab River.

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