Invite to SAARC nations to showcase strength of Indian democracy: BJP

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Seeking to downplay any misgiving over the invitation to SAARC leaders at Narendra Modi's swearing-in, BJP today said the event is to showcase strength of India's democracy and it should not be viewed through the prism of bilateral issues.

The invitation to heads of state of SAARC nations, including Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksha, has raised many eyebrows.

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