“On his birthday, I convey my good wishes to Mr. Nawaz Sharif and I pray that Almighty blesses him with good health,” Modi said.
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday turned 64.
Ironically, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif shared a dais – but not even a nod passed between the two men at the SAARC meet.
However, Modi shook hands with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at a mountain retreat outside Kathmandu and then again before the curtain went down on the conference. Television had showed the two men smiling and exchanging a few words.