Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif reached New York to attend a session of the United Nations General Assembly, Waqt News reported Sunday night.

According to details, the prime minister will address the General Assembly on Wednesday. He will also raise the Kashmir issue at the international forum.

Nawaz Sharif will address Pakistan-American business Council on September 22. He will also attend the global summit on refugee crisis and there is possibility of the prime minister meeting US President Obama.

Earlier on Sunday, Foreign Secretary Aizaz Chaudhry said UN High Commission on Human Rights Zeid Raad al Hussein wrote to India and Pakistan for visit to the two sides of Kashmir.

Chaudhry pointed out that while India flatly refused to the demand, Pakistan willingly accepted the offer.