According to sources, a former spokesperson of the Pakistan Army, Major General (retired) Athar Abbas, was among those stopped. Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Farhatullah Babar was able to attend “after much difficulty”.
"It is an auspicious and happy occasion. Iftaar parties are a part of our composite culture. Lalu Prasad (RJD supremo) is my dear friend. I am delighted to be among my family friends," Sinha told reporters.
With Rajya Sabha discussing the situation in Gaza on Monday and the NDA government maintaining its position that Israel and Palestine should engage in a dialogue, the Israel embassy cancelled its Iftaar party scheduled for Thursday. Israel embassy spokesperson Ohad Horsandi told The Indian Express: “Iftaar is a joyful event, which the embassy has been […]