PM Nawaz leaves for Saudi Arabia on private visit

Sunday 18 June 2017 5 months ago 62   Islamabad   Print

Prime Minister Nawaz is seen at Islamabad airport, file photo.

Report  Web desk : ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif, along with his family members, departed on Sunday morning for Saudi Arabia. According to the sources said the premier and his family are travelling on a commercial airliner in what has been dubbed a private visit. The premier is expected to perform Umrah in Makkah, and then proceed to Medina to visit Masjid-e-Nabvi. The Sharif family usually spends the last 10 days of Ramazan in the Holy Cities. A meeting of the prime minister with Saudi King Salman bin Abdul al-Aziz cannot be ruled out, sources said further. (01)