Pakistan seeks friendship with India: PM

Last Updated: Sat, Jan 26, 2013 07:00 hrs

Islamabad, Jan 26 (IANS) Pakistan wants friendly ties with India and seeks to resolve all issues through dialogue, Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf said Saturday.

In a message to his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh, Ashraf conveyed his heartiest felicitation on behalf of the government and people of Pakistan on the occasion of India's Republic Day.

Associated Press of Pakistan quoted him as reiterating his commitment to work with Manmohan Singh closely to develop friendly and cooperative relations and resolving all issues through dialogue.

Ashraf wished the people of India peace, progress and prosperity.

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