Prime Minister lauds world for extending support to flood-hit Pakistan 

Islamabad, September 28, 2022 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif says the international community has expressed its support with the people of Pakistan on devastation caused by catastrophic floods in the country. Chairing the Federal Cabinet meeting held in Islamabad today, the Prime Minister apprised the Cabinet about his recent visits to Uzbekistan and the United States to attend Shanghai Cooperation Organization meeting and UN General Assembly session respectively.

The Prime Minister informed that he and his delegation held very productive meetings with the world leaders, including Presidents of China, Russia, and Turkiye on the side-lines of both the events. Shehbaz Sharif informed the Cabinet that leadership of the Central Asian countries has also expressed a strong desire for connectivity of all kinds with Pakistan.

He commended his cabinet members and senior government officers over the success of his visits to attend Shanghai Cooperation Organization in Samarkand as well as the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

The Prime Minister particularly commended the role of Federal Ministers Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Marriyum Aurangzeb, Sherry Rehman, Minister of State Hina Rabbani Khar, and others for highlighting Pakistan’s viewpoint on the global platforms during tours.

He also welcomed Ishaq Dar on assuming the office of Finance Minister and prayed for his success. The Prime Minister also appreciated the performance of former Finance Minister Miftah Ismail for his excellent performance in the difficult times.

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