CM Gilgit-Baltistan Mehdi Shah Participated the Stone lying Cermoney of Pak Embassy Complex in Dushanbe
September 3, 2011 Leave a comment
DUSHANBE, (Tajikistan) Sept.1 (APP): President Asif Ali Zardari alongwith his Tajik counterpart Imomali Rehmon on Thursday laid foundation stone of Pakistan embassy complex in the prime locality of capital of Tajikistan. The ceremony was also attended by Defence Minister Ch. Ahmed Mukhtar, Minister for Foreign Affairs Hina Rabbani Khar, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Dr. Asim Hussain, Chairman Board of Investment Salim H Mandviwala, Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari, Asifa Bhutto Zardari, Mayor of Dushanbe, Pakistan Ambassador Amjad Sial, foreign diplomats and high officials. In March this year the President of Tajikistan Imomali Rehmon during his official visit to Pakistan performed the ground breaking of Tajikistan’s embassy in Islamabad. Both the countries have provided free land in their respective capitals for the embassies.
Recalling his visit to Pakistan this year, he said, Pakistan and Tajikistan’s ties are based on mutual trust, understanding and commonalities of views on regional and international issues. He said people of the two countries are committed to expanding these ties and there is bright future for Pak-Tajik relations. The Tajik President emphasized on strengthening the art and cultural ties between the two countries.