ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan performed Umrah along with the first lady in Makkah on Thursday during his two-day trip to Saudi Arabia.
“The doors of Kabah were also opened for Prime Minister Imran Khan and for his delegation,” the PM Office said in a statement.
Khan was also accompanied by the foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Adviser on Finance Hafeez Sheikh and special aide for overseas Pakistanis Zulfiqar Bukhari.
Pakistani Prime Minister was warmly received by Prince Faisal bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Makkah, upon arrival at Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz International Airport.
Khan also held meetings with King Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on bilateral ties.
During the meetings with Saudi leadership, Pakistani premier strongly condemned the attacks on Saudi Aramco oil facilities and reiterated Pakistan’s full support and solidarity with the brotherly Kingdom of Saudi Arabia against any threat to its security and territorial integrity.