Special Assistant to Chief Minister (SACM) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for Information and Public Relations Barrister Muhammad Ali Saif has said that Pakistan-China friendship was getting stronger and more sustainable with each passing day.
SACM Barrister Saif, expressed these views while addressing a cake cutting ceremony to mark 73rd National Day of China at the China Window, Chinese cultural center in Peshawar.
A large number of poets, writers, senior journalists, businessmen and children participated in the ceremony, including presidential award-winning female poet Bushra Farrukh, renowned writer Nasir Ali Syed Tamgha Imtiaz, senior journalist M Riaz, a well-known businessman Zia-ul-Haq Sarhadi, Mazhar-ul-Haq and other notables.
Bushra Farah presented her poetry regarding Pakistan-China friendship while other speakers described the bilateral relations with China as historic.
On the occasion, SACM felicitated Chinese people on their 73th National Day, saying that today’s ceremony is a reaffirmation of the commitment of long-standing relationship, love and friendship with the Chinese people.
“We need to benefit from China’s experiences. China has transformed itself with time and emerged as a global economic power”, Barrister Saif added.
Barrister Saif said that Pakistan and China are time-tested friends and the friendship has been further strengthened over a long period of time despite global political dynamics. China supported Pakistan at every point, Barrister Saif said, in response, Pakistan also stood by China’s side on many global issues.
SACM further said that it is commendable to celebrate China’s National Day event at China Window here and appreciated the efforts of senior journalist Amjad Aziz Malik to this effect.