Pak summons envoy in India for consultations

Pak summons envoy in India for consultations

"He is now part of in-house talks to prepare for the visit of the Indian foreign secretary," said the official.

Pakistan has summoned its High Commissioner in India for consultations ahead of a planned visit by Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar. Abdul Basit has already reached here from New Delhi, according to a Foreign Office official.

 

"He is now part of in-house talks to prepare for the visit of the Indian foreign secretary," said the official.

 

After meeting Foreign Secretary Aizaz Chaudhry, Basit would also meet Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Foreign Affairs Advisor Sartaj Aziz. Jaishankar would arrive here on March 3 on a two-day trip.