- President meets delegation of Japan-Pakistan Parliamentary Friendship League in Tokyo
President Meets Delegation Of Japan-Pakistan Parliamentary Friendship League In Tokyo
Umer Jamshaid 23 days ago Wed 23rd October 2019 | 01:05 PM
A delegation of Japan-Pakistan Parliamentary Friendship League (JPPFL) led by Chairman Seishiro Eto called on President Dr Arif Alvi in Tokyo on Wednesday and discussed scope of strengthening ties between the two countries
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 23rd Oct, 2019 ) :A delegation of Japan-Pakistan Parliamentary Friendship League (JPPFL) led by Chairman Seishiro Eto called on President Dr Arif Alvi in Tokyo on Wednesday and discussed scope of strengthening ties between the two countries.
The president noted that he was pleased to confer Seishiro Eto with the award of Hilal-i-Pakistan this year in recognition of his efforts to promote understanding and friendship between Japan and Pakistan, particularly between the parliaments of the two countries.
The president conveyed his heartfelt condolences on the loss of precious lives caused by the recent Typhoon Hagibis in Japan.
He hoped and prayed for the early recovery of the injured.
The president mentioned the worsening situation of human rights in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir and sought support of Japanese Parliamentary leadership in impressing upon India to restore fundamental human rights of Kashmiris.
He highlighted the areas of trade and investment to further bilateral relations and underscored the significance of president's visit to Japan in giving an impetus to this important bilateral relationship.
The two sides agreed that the parliaments of both the countries should enhance cooperation through increased exchanges and collaboration.