Indian president Pranab Mukherjee has said that the country is willing enhance its existing relationship with Pakistan.
He made the remarks on the 77th Pakistan Day, which marks the passing of the Lahore Resolution. A separate nation for the Muslims of India was demanded on March 23, 1940.
“Greetings to the government and people of Pakistan on their National Day,” Pranab Mukherjee tweeted on Thursday. “India is committed to building ties with Pakistan in an environment free from terror and violence.”
The greetings were extended as the nation celebrated the 77th Pakistan Day with national zeal and fervour.
The day marks the historic Lahore Resolution of 194 0, in which the All-India Muslim League had demanded a separate homeland for the Muslims of the subcontinent.