Shailesh Kumar is an independent journalist with over 17 years of experience in crime, political and defence reporting for leading media brands including Star News, India TV and NewsX. He is the founder editor of defence and security news portal, National Defence.
Jammu, 23 March 2016
On the occasion of Pakistan Day on 23 March 16, troops of India and Pakistan exchanged sweets at Mendhar and Chakan- Da- Bagh. In keeping tune with the high ethos of Indian Army sweets were exchanged by both sides on the occasion.
The exchange of sweets on religious festivals and days of historical significance is part of the confidence building measures between the two sides and shall go a long way in promoting harmony and bonhomie along the Line of Control.
The event is testimony to the good-will generated between the two sides to ensure everlasting peace on the Line of Control.