Narendra Modi greets Pak PM Nawaz Sharif on Eid

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday greeted the nation, as well as leaders of some other countries, including Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif, on the occasion of Eid and wished that this special day deepens the spirit of harmony and peace.

Modi said he spoke to Sharif to convey the Eid greetings to him.

"My greetings and best wishes on Eid-ul-Fitr. May this special day deepen the spirit of harmony and peace in society," Modi tweeted.

In further tweets, he said he extended Eid greetings to Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al-Nahyan and the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.

He also spoke to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Maldives President Abdulla Yameen and greeted them on Eid.

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Updated Date: Jul 06, 2016 19:21:38 IST

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