WASHINGTON: US and UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon have welcomed Indian premier Narendra Modi visit to Pakistan.

According to foreign media reports, US and UN secretary general Ban Ki Moon while hailing Indian Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi visit to Pakistan said, the visit will not only lead to bring improvement in relations between Pakistan and India but it will also leave positive impact on the region. It was said in a statement issued by US state department that better relations between the two countries are beneficial for the entire region.

UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon said that talks process will not only continue but will also gain further strength following the meeting between premiers of two countries at Lahore.