Mayor of London Sadiq Khan arrives in Lahore, meets CM Shahbaz Sharif

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Pakistani actor and singer took to Twitter to express his thoughts after what appeared to be an endearing rendezvous with Sadiq Khan.

The Pakistani-Britisher entered Punjab's capital Lahore from India via the Wagah Border Crossing and was given a rousing welcome on the Pakistani side of the border by Mayor Lahore Col (retd) Mubashar and senior government officials.

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"We welcome Mayor Sadiq Khan from the historic city of London to the historic city of Lahore", Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif tweeted.

Commenting on the Mayor's response, Ms Pidgeon said: "Sadiq Khan likes to boast about the start of the London Overground night service but he can not hide away from the fact Londoners have always been promised a Boxing Day service on the London Overground".

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He arrived in Lahore after a three-day visit to India. He is scheduled to spend three days in Pakistan and will travel to Lahore, Islamabad, and Karachi.

The BBC has been left somewhat red-faced after the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, rebuked them for asking if his visit to Pakistan was "like coming home".

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The visit would also seek to boost investment and cultural exchange programmes between London and the sub-continent.

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