NEW DELHI – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday paid a visit to historic Jamia Masjid in here in the national capital of India.
The prime minister – accompanied by Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit – visited different parts of the mosque built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. It is the largest and best-known mosque in India located in Old Delhi.
Mosque Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari received the prime minister on his arrival at the mosque. In his statement, Imam Bukhari said Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was desirous of settlement of Pak-India disputes peacefully. Nawaz Sharif has come to India with positive thinking, he said.
Prime Minister also visited Red Fort in Delhi and took round of different parts of the fort.