There is some reluctance from Indian side, but Modi cannot afford further delay in opening of Kartarpur border because of the immense pressure from Sikh community. We can expect some surprise in coming election in India. The main bone of contention between Pakistan and India is Kashmir. Political solution to Kashmir issue and demilitarization of Held Valley is imperative for regional peace. Modi has developed an atmosphere of jingoism and standoff. Escalation between two nuclear states will continue if India does not show some responsibility towards regional peace. Public diplomacy is highly beneficial for two conflicted states.