NEW DELHI : Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday greeted his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on India 's 68th Independence Day . "Prime Minister Sharif greets Prime Minister Modi on India 's Independence Day , wishing prosperity to the people of India ," read the statement. A friendly exchange of greetings between the two premiers follows a strong rebuttal by Pakistan when Modi accused Pakistan of being involved in a 'proxy war' against India .
Nawaz Sharif's message was released through a statement by the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi.