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Hopes for India-Pakistan trade after border improvement

There are hopes of increased trade between India and Pakistan following the opening of a new checkpost at the Wagah-Attari border.

A modern terminal dedicated to freight should mean a faster transfer time across the border for goods trucks.

The BBC's Shilpa Kannan reports on how a slow thawing in relations between the two neighbours is influencing changes in both trade and cultural ties.

  • 30 Apr 2012