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Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan calls on Imran Khan, presents autographed bat

Prime News, International (Islamabad), August 11:- Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria on Friday met Pakistan’s Prime Minister-designate Imran Khan and called the meeting positive and constructive. Bisaria gifted the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief a bat autographed by the entire Indian cricket team. He also congratulated Khan on his electoral success and discussed a range of issues and prospects of India-Pakistan relationship.

After the meeting, Bisaria tweeted, “Called on @ImranKhanPTI and his team today for a positive, constructive conversation.”

The Indian High Commission also tweeted, “Indian HC Ajay Bisaria called on Imran Khan, Chairperson & senior leadership of PTI. HC congratulated @ImranKhanPTI on his electoral success, discussed a range of issues, prospects of India-Pak relationship. HC gifted a cricket bat autographed by the entire Indian cricket team.”

This was India’s first diplomatic outreach to Pakistan government in waiting after Prime Minister Narendra Modi had called up Khan on July 30 and congratulated him on his electoral success. Modi expressed hope that democracy would take deeper roots in Pakistan while calling for peace and development in the entire neighbourhood. (MR, Inputs: Agencies).

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