ISLAMABAD, Sep 14 (APP): Minister for Religious Affairs and
Interfaith Harmony Sardar Muhammad Yousaf has said that Pakistan and Saudi Arabia are tied in an unbreakable bond of Islamic brotherhood and honouring guests of Allah from Pakistan will further strengthen these relations.
Addressing a banquet hosted in his honour by Saudi
dignitaries in Makkah, he lauded the Saudi government, especially King Salman bin Abdul Aziz, for making excellent arrangements for Hajj 2016, Radio Pakistan reported on Wednesday.
The minister said the Pakistan government also made every
possible effort on the directive of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif to facilitate, help, and guide Pakistani pilgrims during their stay in Makkah and Madina.
He appreciated the Pakistan Hajj Mission in Saudi Arabia for
taking care of Pakistani pilgrims in the kingdom.
Meanwhile, Sardar Muhammad Yousaf visited the headquartersof Hujjaj South Asia Establishment and appreciated its efforts to facilitate Hujjaj from South Asian region.