SAARC Chamber hails Imran Khan positive gesture to Modi


LAHORE April 01 (DNA) : SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry Thursday lauding positive response of Prime Minister Imran Khan to Indian Premier Narendra Modi’s good wishes on Pakistan Day said it will bring tranquility in the region.

Talking to media here today SAARC Chamber President Iftikhar Ali Malik said Pakistan responded positively to India  which he added is good omen for the people of the region. He said Indian Premier’s had also sent good wishes to Prime Minister Imran Khan after he was tested positive for novel coronavirus.

He said that Prime Minister Imran Khan in his letter reiterated that Pakistan also desired peaceful and co-operative relations with all neighbours including India and that “an enabling environment is imperative for a constructive and result oriented dialogue”. 

He said that Prime Minister Imran Khan also thanked the Indian premier for his letter conveying greetings on Pakistan Day. He said it’s good initiatives from both sides which will further lead to better improvements in the days to come.

 Iftikhar Ali Malik further said Pakistan believed in regional development through the platform of SAARC as it was the way forward for peace and economic prosperity in the region.The region had abundant human and natural resources, with one-fifth of the humanity and untapped plenty of indigenous and natural resources for regional uplift , he concluded.