President, PM condole with Chinese leadership over flood devastation, loss of precious lives

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ISLAMABAD, Jul 7 (APP): President Mamnoon Hussain and
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif have expressed deep grief
and sorrow over the loss of lives and property caused by the
devastating floods in South China.
The President and the Prime Minister, in their separate
messages addressed to the Chinese President and Premier, respectively, conveyed their condolences to the Chinese leadership.
According to a Foreign Office press release issued here
on Thursday, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif in his message
addressed to Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said:-
“On behalf of the Government and people of Pakistan, and
on my own behalf, I wish to convey heartfelt condolences over
the loss of precious lives and property due to severe flooding
and thunderstorms in South China.
At this difficult time, I would like to assure the
brotherly people of China that the Government and people of
Pakistan share their grief and sorrow.
We are confident that under your leadership, the brave
and resilient people of China will be able to overcome this
disaster with courage and fortitude.
Please accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest
consideration.”
President Mamnoon Hussain in his message addressed to
President Xi Jinping said, “I am deeply saddened and grieved
at the loss of precious lives and damage to property because
of severe flooding and thunderstorms in South China.
On behalf of the people and Government of Pakistan, and
on my own behalf, I would like to convey our deep sympathies
to the bereaved families and to the affectees of the calamity.
At this difficult time, we assure our Chinese brothers
that the Government and people of Pakistan share their grief.
Please accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest
esteem and consideration.”