Bringing change: Wagah border to get new gates before August 14

Published: July 29, 2018
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Digging has started for the installation of new gates of the similar structures at Wagah Border. PHOTO: EXPRESS

Digging has started for the installation of new gates of the similar structures at Wagah Border. PHOTO: EXPRESS

LAHORE: As Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf sweeps the general elections with the slogan of ‘change’, the bilateral relations between Pakistan and India are also expected to witness some of it. Both the countries are set to replace their old gates installed at Wagah border with new ones.

The process of change of gates has started from Lahore’s Wagah border which would be completed before August 14.

The Indian security officials have confirmed the replacement of gates on Wagah Border and said both the countries have agreed on installing similar gates.

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Punjab Rangers and Border Security Force India have also started performing similar parade each day. The gates were installed between the two countries after the separation in 1947.

Digging has started for the installation of new gates of the similar structures.

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  • Dr.M.M.Khan
    Jul 30, 2018 - 1:21PM

    Please tear down these gates and build gates of friendship..Let harmony replace hatred. In Naya Pakistan there will be no room for guns only gums.Recommend

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