NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narender Modi has said that he was grateful for the reception and hospitality given by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, on his short visit to Pakistan.

While commenting on his short visit to Lahore in his tweet, Indian PM Modi said that he was impressed by the welcome and farewell given by Pakistan Premier at Lahore Airport. Modi said that the celebration of the joyful evening was doubled at Sharif house with the birthday of Nawaz Sharif and his granddaughter wedding.

He further said that “Nawaz Sharif Sahab's affection towards Atal Bihari Vajpayeee was very touching, while he recalled their interactions and asked me to convey his regards to him.”