Indian elections will put trade talks on back burner: Officials

Deal coming down to political choices, high commissioner says.

Embassy Photo: Carl Meyer
Indian High Commissioner Nirmal Kumar Verma on Jan. 9.
Carl Meyer
Published: Wednesday, 01/22/2014 6:36 pm EST
Last Updated: Wednesday, 04/16/2014 1:39 pm EDT

The upcoming general elections in India will see the much-touted free trade talks between that country and Canada put on the back burner, say government officials from both countries.

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