New Delhi, Dec 25: In a surprise and unplanned meet, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to meet his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif today.
PM Modi will be greeted at the Lahore airport by his Pakistani counterpart where the two will have a lunch.
Heavy security arrangements have been made in and around Lahore airport to prevent any untoward incident.
This surprise visit has come at the time when relations between both the nations have witnessed some positive developments after chill for several months.
The two countries recently decided to launch a comprehensive dialogue after Modi and Sharif met in Paris.
It is good to see PM Modi meeting Nawaj Sharif but I fail to understand why we were criticised even for looking at Pakistan.— Rajeev Shukla (@ShuklaRajiv) December 25, 2015
I welcome PM Modi visit to Pakistan let us hope Pakistan expediates the 26/11 trial ,and leads to more dialogue and talks b/w both Countries— Asaduddin Owaisi (@asadowaisi) December 25, 2015
PM's misadventure to Lahore is worst manifestation of Spectecalisation of Diplomacy Last time Vajpayee went to Lahore Kargil!this time what?— Manish Tewari (@ManishTewari) December 25, 2015
Mr.Modi has made an adroit move,indicates that he wants good relations-Hamid Haroon,Senior Pakistan Journalist pic.twitter.com/2biQyiMMEn— ANI (@ANI_news) December 25, 2015
Kya aaj ki mulaaqat ke baad Dawood Ibrahim Bharat ke hawaale kiya jaaeyga?-Sanjay Raut,Shiv Sena pic.twitter.com/pKLWRRrti7— ANI (@ANI_news) December 25, 2015
Hope this is beginning of a constructive and uninterrupted dialogue-Naeem Akhtar,PDP on PM Modi-PM Sharif meeting pic.twitter.com/jxBzKJzTLM— ANI (@ANI_news) December 25, 2015
There is a certain spontaneity about this meeting(Modi-Sharif),which is encouraging-Salman Haider,Former Diplomat pic.twitter.com/YRS1FamXzG— ANI (@ANI_news) December 25, 2015