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Pak-Afghan border at Chaman opened for transportation of essential food items
March 21, 2020

Pakistan has partially reopened Chaman border with Afghanistan for the transportation of food items.  

Talking to our Quetta correspondent Aftab Sherazi, DC Qillah Abdullah District Muhammad Bashir said the step has been taken as per the agreement concluded with the Afghan authorities. 

He said about one hundred and fifty seven containers loaded with food items including vegetables and fresh fruit have been dispatched to Afghanistan.

Pedestrian movement on the border remains suspended.

Earlier, in a tweet, Prime Minister Imran Khan instructed to open the Chaman-Spin Boldak border and let the trucks crossover into Afghanistan.