Beijing (Web Desk): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Friday reached China to attend the two-day Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation.

PM Nawaz is accompanied by a high level delegation including the four chief ministers and Federal Ministers Ishaq Dar, Saad Rafique, Khurram Dastgir, Ahsan Iqbal, Minister of State Anusha Rehman and Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz, Radio Pakistan reported.

The Prime Minister will attend the inaugural session of the summit, which is scheduled to start from Sunday, and the plenary meeting of high-level dialogue and the state banquet. He will also attend the leaders' roundtable sessions on second day of the forum.

Nawaz Sharif will also hold meetings with President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Li Kaqiang to further promote bilateral relations between the two friendly countries.