The Pakistan Parliamentary delegation led by Fakhar Imam, Member National Assembly/Chairman National Assembly Kashmir Committee called on President of the House of Representatives of Morocco, Habib Al Maliki on sidelines of the 14th Session of PUIC, on Friday.
During the meeting, head of Pakistan’s Parliamentary delegation conveyed that the Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan was expected to attend this august gathering hosted by the brotherly Kingdom of Morocco but due to important business in the House, the Speaker National Assembly on his behalf nominated delegation to represent Pakistan.
On behalf of the Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan, head of Pakistani delegation verbally invited the President of the House of Representatives of Kingdom of Morocco to visit Pakistan
He also stressed upon taking concrete steps for promotion of bilateral parliamentary relations and exchanges of visits of Parliamentarians from Pakistan and Morocco.
He also informed that Pakistan-Morocco Parliamentary Friendship Group has been reactivated by the Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan.
On behalf of the National Assembly of Pakistan and behalf of delegation, Fakhar Imam expressed his gratitude to the President of the House of Representatives for extending generous hospitality during the stay in Rabat and also stated that Pakistan attaches great importance to its relations with the brotherly Kingdom of Morocco, a country held in high esteem by the people of Pakistan.Ms. NaureenFarooq, MNA, RanaQasim Noon, MNA and Mr. Ahsan Iqbal Chaudhury also attended the meeting.
He informed the Moroccan Speaker on recent wave of tensions between Pakistan and India. He stated that Pakistan is a peaceful and sovereign country and is desirous of having good relations with all its neighbouring countries.
Pakistan would not tolerate any violation of its territorial integrity and reserves the right of self-defence.
India’s allegations of Pakistan’s involvement in the recent Pulwama attack on Indian forces in Indian occupied Kashmir are baseless.
He also apprised the President of the House of Representatives about latest situation in Jammu & Kashmir and brutalities committed by the Indian forces.