New York/Islamabad: Ending days of speculation over their meeting, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will meet his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif on September 29 in New York at the hotel where Singh will stay during his US visit.
Both Singh and Sharif, who are travelling to the New York to attend the 68th session of the UN General Assembly, will be meeting on the morning of September 29.
Meanwhile, a report from Pakistani media said, “The much- awaited and widely-discussed maiden meeting between Sharif and his Indian counterpart Singh on the margins of the 68th UNGA has been scheduled as the two premiers will be having a breakfast meeting in Manhattan hotel where the Indian Prime Minister will be the host.”
However, there was no official confirmation for the meeting over the breakfast.
The report in ‘The News’ also said the two leaders will have delegation-level talks besides having a one-on-one meeting.