Saad Rafique, Pervaiz Malik reach KSA
LAHORE (92 News) – Following Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif, Federal Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique and Pervaiz Malik have also reached for Saudi Arabia.
Ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Pervaiz Malik along with his wife reached Saudi Arabia on Pakistan International Airlines’ flight, PK-747.
He will meet Punjab CM Shehbaz Sharif after Fajr prayer.
The federal minister for railways also took the Pakistan International Airlines’ flight, PK-759, for Jeddah from Allama Iqbal International Airport (Lahore).
On the other hand, the PML-N party leader and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is also expected to reach Saudi Arabia on Saturday.
Meanwhile, Shehbaz Sharif is already in Saudi Arabia. On Thursday, he met briefly with Prime Minister of Turkey Binali Yildirim during his ongoing visit. Shahbaz Sharif is expected to meet Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, among other senior Saudi officials, during his visit.
Shehbaz had reached Medina after leaving Pakistan in a special plane sent by Riyadh. However, according to prime minister’s adviser Mussadiq Malik, Shehbaz is on a personal visit to the Kingdom and will also perform Umrah.