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‘I Hope Pak Can Open A Consulate In Amritsar... Look At US And China’

Punjab’s deputy chief minister on the benefits of Indo-Pak trade, , drugand much else besides.

‘I Hope Pak Can Open A Consulate In Amritsar... Look At US And China’
Jitender Gupta
‘I Hope Pak Can Open A Consulate In Amritsar... Look At US And China’
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Last week, the Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal said that his son, the somewhat controversial deputy chief minister of Punjab, Sukhbir Singh Badal, was now ready to step into his shoes. While the 50 year old denies any such date with destiny in the near future, he has been calling the shots in the state and spoke candidly on a range of subjects when Outlook caught up with him this week. Excerpts from an interview with Uttam Sengupta

As a border state Punjab has a lot at stake in relations with Pakistan. Do you wish the situation on the LoC was handled better?

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