New Delhi, Oct 30 (ANI): The Union Home Ministry has given nod for an India-Pakistan cricket series to be held at the end of December 2012.
The One Day Internationals will be played at Chennai, Delhi and Kolkata while the T20Is will be held at Bangalore and Ahmedabad.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India had extended an invitation to the Pakistan Cricket Board in July for a short limited overs series in December.
The PCB had welcomed the proposal that was subject to the approval of the Indian Government.
The security aspect is being looked into for the high-profile as the respective cricket boards cleared it.
England will be going back home for a Christmas break at the end of December, and that is the time when Pakistan will come here and play till the England team returns to round-off the with an ODI series.
Pakistan had last toured India in November 2007. (ANI)