India and Pakistan Conclude Indus Water Commission Meeting

Published: 04th February 2015 12:53 AM  |   Last Updated: 04th February 2015 12:53 AM   |  A+A-


NEW DELHI: India and Pakistan concluded a three-day meeting of the Indus Water Commission here today.           

The 111th meeting, which began on Sunday, was attended by a six-member Pakistani delegation led by its Commissioner for Indus Waters Mirza Asif Beg.      

In recent years, differences over sharing river waters have emerged as a key irritant between the two countries. Pakistan has charged India with violation of the Indus Waters Treaty, an allegation denied by India.

Pakistan's ruling PML-N had also brought up the issue of "water management" in the context of relations with neighbouring countries in its manifesto.

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