- The Modi government unilaterally called off foreign secretary-level talks with Pakistan last August but has now decided to hold National Security Advisory-level (NSA)talks.
- This move has decided that under the Modi government India’s Pakistan policy will be decided, shaped and choreographed by PMO.
- PM has decided to experiment a mechanism in engaging with Pakistan, that is in place for years between India and China on the vexed boundary dispute.
- The real purpose behind having a new institutionalized mechanism of NSA-level talks with Pakistan is to sift everything from the security and intelligence perspective.
Source: Defence News