PM Nawaz meets Modi in sidelines of UN Climate Change Conference


PARIS: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has met with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in Paris in sideline of United States Climate Change Conference.
Prime Minister Modi approached Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and had a chat with him, said a statement from the PM Office.
Both leaders, who appeared in a friendly mood and the Indian PM left the meeting with a warm handshake with Pakistani PM, talked for at least ten minutes.
Diplomatic observers at the summit say there was great warmth between the two leaders.
Earlier, president of France Francois Hollande and UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon received Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif when he arrived at La Bourget on Monday to attend the opening ceremony of the 21st UN Climate Change Conference.
Around 147 leaders from across the world including the Presidents of US, China and Russia are attending the major UN climate change conference to reach a global deal for reducing greenhouse carbon omissions.