Jammu, June 26 (IANS) Indian and Pakistani troops on Monday greeted each other and exchanged sweets on the occasion of Eid on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir. Also Read - UAE Stops Issuing Fresh Visas to Pakistan, 12 Other Countries Citing Security Concerns

A Border Security Force (BSF) source here said the meeting took place at the Octroi Post in R.S. Pura sector in Jammu district. Also Read - Pakistan PM Rules Out Closing Down Businesses Amid Surge in COVID-19 Cases

BSF Company Commander Ramesh Yadav and five other personnel and Inspector Muhammad Younis and five colleagues of Pakistan Rangers participated in the event, the source said. Also Read - PM Imran Khan Approves Chemical Castration of Rapists in Pakistan, Law Soon to be Presented in Parliament

“From Pakistan’s side, four packets of sweets were offered and we gave three packets to the Rangers. The two sides also greeted each other,” the source added.

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