ISLAMABAD: Leader of the Opposition, Syed Khursheed Shah has referred to the acceptance of Indian invitation by the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif, as a positive gesture – ARY News reports.
Talking to media here on Thursday, Khursheed Shah urged the Government for recounting of votes in 8 constituencies, which the Minister of Railways, Saad Rafique mentioned.
Speaking about the joint session of the Parliament, Shah said that there will be no hue and cry during the joint session, it the Government doing so over the budget. He added that the Government is bringing no relief for the people, in the budget.
The Opposition Leader said that for the peace in the region, every positive step will be favored; he referred to the acceptance of Indian invitation by the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, as a positive gesture and said that Pakistan should hold talks for improving bilateral ties, with all the neighboring states.
Earlier the Foreign Office (FO) of Pakistan had said that the Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif has accepted Indian invitation to attend the oath taking ceremony of Narendra Modi as the new Prime Minister of India, however the final announcement in this regard is expected tonight.