Pakistan High Commissioner hosts National Cricket Team

LONDON, Jul 04 (APP):Pakistan’s High Commissioner Mohammad Nafees Zakaria, hosted a reception in honoUr of the Pakistan Cricket Team here at Pakistan House on Wednesday evening.

The team is in the United Kingdom (UK) to participate in the World Cup 2019, a high commission pres release said.

Nafees Zakaria, in his welcome remarks, said the cricket team enjoyed immense popularity, not only among the diaspora, but also the British cricket fans which was manifested by the presence of a large number of distinguished people, including the Secretary-General Commonwealth, British Pakistani parliamentarians, diplomats, British Government’s senior officials belonging to FCO and defence forces, members of civil society and diaspora members of various ethnic and religious backgrounds.