lunes, 14 de enero de 2008

Pakistan-India: Wagah Border Ceremony واگها वाघा

Wagah is the checkpoint in which Amritsar (India) connects with Lahore (Pakistan). Every evening this border closes with a very picturesque ceremony, in which officials of both countries intervene: the paks dressed in black, and the Indians dressed in green. The ceremony lasts 30 min. approximately, and it includes bleachers on both sides of the border, from where locals and tourists celebrates loudly the closing borders ceremony.