PM cancels US visit

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ISLAMABAD, Mar 28 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Monday decided to cancel his visit to Washington, United States where he was to attend the Nuclear Security Summit. The decision was taken in view of the terrorist attack in Lahore which took a heavy toll on the lives of innocent citizens and caused injuries to scores of others, said a Foreign Office press release. Pakistan’s delegation to the Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) in Washington would now be led by Minister of State and Special Assistant to the Prime Minister Syed Tariq Fatemi.