Nawaz Sharif embark on a three-day visit to Maldives tomorrow

Vastavam web: Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will embark on a three-day visit to the Maldives tomorrow to take part in the country’s 52nd Independence Day celebrations as the chief guest.Sharif has been invited by Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom to be the chief guest at the celebrations of the 52nd Independence Day of Maldives on July 26.”A number of MoUs/Agreements for cooperation in various fields would also be signed after the talks,” the Foreign Office said.

“Pakistan attaches high importance to its relations with the Maldives which are characterised by cordiality, mutual respect and commonality of interests,” the statement said.The Foreign Office said that Pakistan’s diplomatic relations with Maldives, established on July 26, 1966, have grown from “strength to strength”.