Former Indian cricketer Novjat Singh Sidhu met Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at Prime Minister Imran Khan’s oath-taking ceremony on Saturday.
In the video of a private news channel, it can be seen that Sidhu hugged the army chief after which both talked in a pleasant manner for a while.
Video Courtesy: Public TV
A light moment was captured at the PM House in Islamabad when Sidhu and army chief were spotted exchanging pleasantries with smiles brimming over their faces. It was followed by the duo embracing each other with Sidhu stepping up to hug Pakistan’s chief of army staff while their conversation ends.
Navjot Singh Sidhu arrived in Pakistan on Friday to attend the oath-taking ceremony of Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan on Saturday.
Singh arrived in Lahore from Wagah border from where he left for Islamabad to meet Imran Khan.
On August 13, Sidhu was seen visiting Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi. After the visit, Sidhu had said that he had applied for permission from the Indian government and that his travel to Pakistan depended on the permission by GoI.
PTI leader Faisal Javed had announced on August 10 that cricket legends from India Kapil Dev, Navjyot Singh Sidhu, and Sunil Gavaskar have been invited to attend oath-taking ceremony.