Strong Pak-Iran relations to strengthen peace in region: Pervez Elahi

ISLAMABAD: Strong Pak Iran relations would held strengthen peace in the region, said former Chief Minister Punjab Chaudhry Pervez Elahi.

Talking to Iran Consul General in Lahore Majeed Sadiqui Daulat Ebadi, he said Pakistan, Iran were enjoying deep religious relations.

Ch Parvez Elahi felicitated Majeed Sadiqui on assuming responsibilities in Lahore.

During the meeting, views were exchanged in detail regarding one stance on Palestine and Baitul Maqdis and promoting bilateral relations and trade.

Both the leaders agreed that unanimous stance of entire Muslim Ummah on Palestine and Baitul Maqdis is need of the hour, said a press release.

Iranian Consul General said that he had come to Pakistan 18 years ago, since then he is enjoying friendly relations with Ch Shujat Hussain and Ch Parvez Elahi and he is happy to meet him again today.

On this occasion, former Provincial Education Minister Mian Imran Masood was also present.