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India’s request to let Narendra Modi fly over Pakistani airspace accepted by Pakistan

NEW DEHLI: Pakistan has ‘decided in principle’ to let the aircraft of Prime Minister of Indian Narendra Modi, fly over its airspace in Kyrgyzstan to Bishkek, The Hindu reported on Tuesday.

The reports informed that Pakistan was requested by India to let the aircraft of Modhi fly over its airspace to the Kyrgyzstan capital so that he could attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit which is being held on June 13-14.

Prime Minister Imran Khan, Russian President Viladimir Putin and Chinese Presedint XI Jinping will also be present at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit.

This summit will be the first major international participation of the Prime Minister of India since his reelection which his ruling coalition won with thumping majority.

The external Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj was also allowed to fly over Pakistan a few weeks ago, in order to attend the conference of SCO Foreign Minister.

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