Imran Khan and Bushra Bibi preforming the rituals in Makkah.
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan performed the Umrah with his wife during his visit to Saudi Arabia for the 14th Summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation in Makkah.
The official Twitter account of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) shared a video of Imran.
The video clip shows the PM Imran and his wife, Bushra Bibi preforming the rituals.
PTI said, “Prime Minister Imran Khan performs Umrah. The Prime Minister prayed for the development and prosperity of Pakistan and the unity of the Muslim world.”
Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Chief Minister Mahmood Khan and other officials also performed Umrah with Imran.
Imran Khan has sought good ties with Saudi Arabia.
The summit focused on the Palestinian cause and reiterated the Palestinians’ right to statehood.
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A social media user Maham tweeted: “Khan sab bhes badal kar mulk k halaat ka jaiza lene nikle hain.” (PM Khan taking stock of country’s affairs in disguise).
The prime minister reached Makkah along with his wife and members of the Pakistani delegation to perform the ritual in one of the holiest sites of Islam.
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