Onboard/New Delhi, July 29(ANI): External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna on Friday said that his talks with Pakistani Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar were positive, and emphasized that both the countries should wait and see what happens hereafter.
Krishna also said that he would be making a statement in the Parliament.
"The proof of the pudding is in eating it, we have to wait and see how things move hereafter," Krishna said.
After their meeting in New Delhi on Wednesday, Krishna and Khar had agreed that the ongoing dialogue was a work in progress, and agreed to the continuation of the dialogue process.
Both agreed to convene a series of secretaries-level meetings on counter-terrorism (including progress on Mumbai trial) and narcotics control; humanitarian issues; commercial and economic cooperation; Wullar Barrage/Tulbul Navigation Project; Sir Creek (at the level of Additional Secretaries/Surveyors General); Siachen; peace and security, including confidence-building measures; Jammu and Kashmir; and promotion of friendly exchanges.
Dates of all these meetings will be decided through diplomatic channels and will be held prior to the next ministerial meeting.
The ministers had also noted that the Commerce Ministers of the two countries-Anand Sharma and Makhdoom Amin Fahim-would be meeting in New Delhi at a mutually convenient date.
Before leaving for Pakistan, Foreign Minister Khar had called on Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj. By Naveen Kapoor (ANI)