Minister for Information and Broadcasting Pervaiz Rashid has said that a railway line of 682 KM will be laid between Pakistan and China from Havelian to Khunjerab under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project.

Responding to the questions of members in the Senate during question hour today, he said the actual cost of the project would be worked out after detailed feasibility study and design of the project.

Minister for States and Frontier Regions Abdul Qadir Baloch told the House that a number of steps have been taken to improve security and check infiltration of terrorists on Pak-Afghan border. He said coordination between the militaries of two countries has been enhanced to ensure better management of the border.

He said Pakistan is also facilitating Afghan reconciliation process for peace and stability in the neighbouring country.

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