Jaipur: Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu said on Sunday his belief that the India-Pakistan ties are set to improve strengthened after his return from
Unlike before, when an Indian prime minister's visit to
After his return from
During the visit, Sidhu hugged Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa, triggering a torrent of criticism from the BJP and also from within his Congress party, including Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.
Sidhu on Sunday said, "I will tell you why my hope about the improvement in relations of both the countries got strengthened."
"Kargil War happened after former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee returned from
Responding to a question at 'Soch Se Soch Ki Ladai' event organised by Youth Congress in
The Punjab tourism minister said dialogue is the only way to improve ties with
"Hope is the biggest top (cannon), which conquers the impossible. My hope has strengthened after my friend became the prime minister of
Referring to PM Modi's impromptu visit to
"Nothing except negativity was gained by blood shedding. Thousands of people lost their lives. So I would say positive - anything is better than nothing.
"Sportsmen or cricketers be it Wasim Akram, Sachin Tendulkar or Virat Kohli or artists like Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan... They associate with people and I too went to