ISLAMABAD: President of Maldives Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom arrived in Pakistan Wednesday on a two-day official visit.
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif received President Gayoom on his arrival here at the Nur Khan Air Base.
President Gayoom arrived here from Maldives aboard a special aircraft provided by the Government.
A 21-gun salute boomed as President Gayoom along with his wife alighted from the plane.
Prime Minister’s Advisor on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz and Special Assistant Tariq Fatemi, Commerce Minister Engineer Khurram Dastgir, Senator Mushahidullah Khan and high officials were present.
During his stay, the President of Maldives will meet President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.
A number of memoranda of understanding will be signed during the visit of Maldives President. – APP