Israel has strongly opposed the commission’s probe, the results of which will be published in March 2015.
Sharif had needled India and said that more than six decades ago, the UN had passed resolutions to hold a plebiscite in J&K.
Speaking to journalists after walking in the rally, Ban said the world needs to “galvanize our action” and harness the people’s “power to change.”
The agreement calls for an immediate cease-fire and the formation of a technocratic government within a month
Organisers of the Global Citizen Festival said Modi will be attending the event on September 27.
The UN chief also urged the sides to address the root causes of the crisis.
There have been 21 ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops in less than a fortnight and 23 in August.
Ban urged the international community to support the enormous task of rebuilding Gaza.
It was the third deadly attack by Israeli military on a UN school sheltering Palestinians during the conflict that started on July 8.
Palestinian officials blamed Israel for the shelling on UN school but Israeli military denied the claim.
The world body will recognise all same-sex couples married in a country where it is legal, regardless of their nationality.
The three Israeli teenagers were abducted on June 12 in the West Bank.
The U.N. chief painted a grim picture of a country gripped by severe violence, including the use of barrel bombs by govt forces.
The General Assembly has a proud record of acting against apartheid and for Mandela, said Ban Ki-moon.
Decrying the recent attacks against women around the world, Ban stressed that “violence against women is a peace and security issue.