LONDON, Sep 12 (APP):High Commissioner of Pakistan to the United Kingdom, Mohammad Nafees Zakaria on Thursday termed the Pakistani community as a strong pillar in bilateral relations for their
contributions to the British economy and society and to the socio-economic development of Pakistan.

“We are proud of our community”, he said this at a reception which he hosted in honour of Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC), General Zubair Mahmood Hayat (NI) and Defence Delegation, visiting the UK to participate at Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEI) Conference, a statement of Pakistan High Commission issued here Thursday said.

British Parliamentarians and senior government officials, ambassadors and diplomats of friendly countries and members of the Pakistani diaspora attended the reception.