Bilawal Reach India | PAK Foreign Minister visits India after 12 years, Bilawal Bhutto arrives in Goa to attend SCO meeting, watch video
File Pic New Delhi. According to the big news of the moment, Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has left for Goa a little earlier today to attend an important multilateral meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) to be held on May 4-5. have reached India. Significantly, Bilawal is the first Foreign Minister of Pakistan to visit India since 2011. #WATCH | Pakistani Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari arrives in Goa for Shanghai Cooperation Organisation’s (SCO) foreign ministers’ meeting. pic.twitter.com/SQDFgEaDND — ANI (@ANI) May 4, 2023 He will lead the Pakistani delegation to the Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM) of the SCO in Beijing here. In fact, on behalf of India, Foreign Minister S. Jaishankar had sent an invitation to Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari to attend the SCO-CFM meeting. At the same time, on the request of Pakistan, the Civil Aviation Authority of India had given special permission to Bilawal to use Indian airspace. Bilawal tweeted before leaving for India today, Bilawal had tweeted, “On my way to Goa, India. Will represent the Pakistani delegation in the CFM of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation. My decision to attend this meeting reflects Pakistan’s strong commitment to the Charter of the SCO. He further wrote, “During my visit, which is particularly focused on the SCO, I look forward to constructive discussions with my counterparts from friendly countries.” No meeting with Jaishankar Significantly, Pakistan’s Foreign Office had recently said that Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will also meet his counterparts from friendly countries on the sidelines of SCO-CFM in India. Although Bilawal has no proposed meeting with the country’s Foreign Minister Jaishankar at present. At the same time, the Ministry of External Affairs of India made it clear that this program is not about bilateral engagement in any way. Both the countries have been interacting in multilateral fora and the SCO Foreign Ministers meeting is another such big occasion. Let us inform that, before Bilawal, Hina Rabbani Khar had traveled to India in 2011 as Pakistan’s foreign minister for peace talks. Apart from India and Pakistan, China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan are the member states of SCO.