RIYADH: Prime Minister Muhammed Nawaz Sharif Friday left here for Pakistan after attending the funeral prayer of late King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia.
Expressing his grief over the sad demise of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, he lauded his services for the welfare of Islamic Ummah.
He said in the sad demise of the King, Pakistan lost a great friend and well wisher and the people of Pakistan would always miss him.
The Prime Minister pointed that the King had a special affection for Pakistan and its people.
He recalled the outpouring of sympathy and generous support in the aftermath of the devastating floods and earthquake in Pakistan.