Amritsar, April 13 : Farooq Kayani, brother of Pakistan's army chief Gen Ashfaq Kayani, crosed into India through the land transit route of Attari border leading a delegation of school students on Tuesday.
Farooq Kayani is the Principal of a high school in Pakistan and is accompanied by his wife Syeda Kayani and 15 school staff members besides an equal number of students.
According to Assistant Customs Commissioner R.K.Duggal, Farooq Kayani and his team would spend the night at Dera Baba Jaimal Singh of Radha Soami sect at Beas and go to Chandigarh on Wednesday before travelling to Shimla to take part in a scheduled programme being organsied by the Sanowar School.
During his stay in Chandigarh, he may meet to Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal. Before going to Beas, Farooq visited the Golden Temple in Amritsar. PTI