Srinagar: Hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani has been invited by Pakistan Government to visit the country in December.

"Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan to India Babara Amin on Friday called Geelani and extended a formal invitation on behalf of Pakistan Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar to him to visit the country," a spokesman of the Hurriyat said in a statement.

He has been invited to Pakistan for an "exchange of views" with the country's leadership and the people, the spokesman said.

"Geelani informed the Pakistani diplomat that he does not have any travel documents and the government does not provide him passport," the spokesman added.

(Agencies)

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