India’s ruling Congress party general secretary Rahul Gandhi has accepted the invitation of Pakistan People Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari to visit Pakistan. Son of Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari, Bilawal, who is accompanying his father on his day-long trip to India, met Rahul Gandhi at the lunch hosted at Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s residence in New Delhi.
According to the report, 24 years old Bilawal was seated next to Rahul at the 7, Race Course Road, invited Congress secretary to visit Pakistan and the latter accepted the invitation. Rahul also invited Bilawal to visit India again.
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari was born Sep 21, 1988 and graduate from Oxford University. He is the eldest child and only son of late former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto. He was appointed chairman of the Pakistan People Party after the assassination of his mother in 2007.
Sonia Gandhi did not attend the lunch. Instead, she sent a letter of regret. After the lunch, Zardari and his entourage left for Ajmer to offer prayers at the shrine of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti.
Bilawal shared the experience on Twitter. He posted, “Prez n I enjoyed Lunch with #Rahul #Gandhi and #PMSingh. lovely meal. much to learn from each other.”