Manmohan Singh requests Gilani to send ISI chief to India

November 28th, 2008 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI  

New Delhi, Nov 28 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Friday requested his Pakistan counterpart Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani to send Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) chief Lieutenant General Ahmed Shuja Pasha to India to share information about the Mumbai terror attacks.

Dr. Singhs request was made during a telephone conversation with Prime Minister Gilani. Gilani had called to express his grief over the loss of lives in Mumbai.

He denounced the act of terrorism in Mumbai and assured Dr. Singh of his full cooperation.

On behalf of the people and the Government of Pakistan, I wish to express our deep shock and sorrow at terrorist attacks in Mumbai, The News quoted Gilani, as saying.

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi is also reportedly scheduled to meet Dr. Singh today. (ANI)

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