PAKISTAN’S PM-ELECT IMRAN CALLS UP INDIA’S CRICKETER-TURNED POLITICIAN SIDHU, INVITES HIM TO SWEARING-IN CEREMONYAugust 12, 2018
Pakistan’s prime minister-elect Imran Khan called up cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Sidhu to extend invitation to his oath-taking ceremony in Islamabad on August 18, the Punjab state minister (Navjot Sidhu) said in a statement yesterday.
Sidhu has accepted the invitation and informed the Union Home Ministry and the office of the Punjab state Chief Minister about his intention to attend the swearing-in ceremony.
Khan, the chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI), has personally telephoned Sidhu to extend the invitation, according to the statement.
Earlier, Sidhu said that he hoped that relations between India and Pakistan would improve with cricketer-turned-politician Khan becoming the prime minister of the neighbouring country.
Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK