Afghan president’s visit to help in strengthening bilateral ties: CM

APP06-28 LAHORE: June 28 -The President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani is being received by Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar at Allama Iqbal Airport. APP photo by Mustafa Lashari

LAHORE, Jun 28 (APP):Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Friday received Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at Lahore airport.

According to a handout issued here, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Minister Usman Buzdar warmly shook hands while the children presented bouquets to the Afghan president.

The chief minister said, “We warmly welcome the Afghan president in the provincial capital and this visit is indeed a new start of Pakistan-Afghanistan ties.”