Former captain Shahid Afridi has praised Indian cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu for attending PM Imran Khan’s oath-taking ceremony.
“It was great to see Navjot Singh Sidhu in Pakistan for Imran Khan oath ceremony,” the former captain tweeted. “I really hope that his warm gesture is accepted wholeheartedly.”
It was great to see Navjot Singh Sidhu in Pakistan for PM Imran Khan oath ceremony. I really hope that his warm gesture is accepted wholeheartedly. Peace is the only way forward for both countries. Both nations need to spread message of tolerance. Such steps will reduce tension.
— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) August 21, 2018
Afridi urged “both the nations to spread message of tolerance”, adding that peace is the only way forward for both the countries.
Navjot Singh Sidhu, the former Indian opener, had attended PM Imran Khan’s swearing-in ceremony on the PTI’s invitation in Islamabad on August 18.