No hurdle to construction of Iran-India gas pipeline: Pak minister
Islamabad, Sept. 7, IRNA -- The Pakistani Minister for Petroleum and
Natural Resources, Usman Aminuddin on Thursday said there was no
hurdle from the Pakistan side to the construction of Iran-India gas
Usman Aminuddin was quoted by APP and Radio Pakistan as saying
that Pakistan had responded positively to the request of the Iranian
government for the gas pipeline.
He said Pakistan also considered the project as favorable to its
Usman said Pakistan had shown its willingness to remove the
concerns of the Indian government regarding the security of the
He said Pakistan's present government was giving top priorities
to enhancement of cooperation with regional countries for development
of oil and gas sector.
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