Nawaz, Mukherjee exchange warm, friendly views

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Mohammed Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday met Indian President Pranab Mukherjee at Hyderabad House and both the leaders exchanged warm and friendly views.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that the leadership and the people of Pakistan and India share desire and mutual commitment to carry forward the relationship for the larger good of our people.

Advisor to the Prime Minister on National Security Sartaj Aziz, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi, Secretary to the Prime Minister Javaid Aslam, Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry and High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit were also present.

Prime Minister Sharif was in India on a two-day visit to attend the swearing-in of the Indian Prime Minister, on invitation of the Indian government.