Prime Minister Imran Khan and his delegation performed Umrah in Makkah on Thursday. He is in Saudi Arabia on a two-day official visit.
The first lady Bushra Bibi also accompanied him. The prime minister also had the opportunity to enter the Holy Kaabah as the door was opened especially for him. They prayed for the people of Kashmir inside the Kaabah.
Later on Friday, the prime minister, along with his delegation, offered Jumma prayers at Masjid al-Haram (The Great Mosque of Makkah).
Earlier during the visit, PM Imran had met Saudi Crown Prince and Defence Minister Mohammad Bin Salman and discussed the bilateral ties between the two countries.
According to a statement issued earlier by the Prime Minister Office, the premier had also condemned the recent attacks on oil installations in Saudi Arabia, which cut the kingdom’s crude production and fanned fear of further instability in the Middle East.
Prime minister also held meetings with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and assured them of Pakistan’s all-out support for the Kingdom in confronting sabotage acts.
In his meeting with the crown prince, the premier highlighted the Indian atrocities in Occupied Kashmir following the revocation of the special status of the territory by the Modi-led Indian government.