ISLAMABAD : Former ambassador Khalid Saleem has said that both India and Pakistan will be benefited from friendly ties with each other. Talking to Radio Pakistan, he said that the legacy of Pak-India relations is creating hindrances in establishment of closer ties. He said there are some elements in both countries that create hurdles in the way of good relations between the two countries.

He added if the two countries realise that they need to resolve their issues, then progress can be made in talks.