PM urges sincere efforts by SAARC states to explore its true potential

APP101-05 KATHMANDU: March 05 - Secretary General SAARC Mr. Amjad Hussain B. Sial Calls on Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. APP

KATHMANDU, Mar 05 (APP):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan on Monday said SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) was an important forum which required serious and sincere efforts by the member countries to explore its
true potential.

Talking to Secretary General of SAARC Amjad Hussain B. Sial who called on him here, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said Pakistan was committed to play a constructive role in SAARC.

Prime Minister Abbasi emphasized that SAARC believed in sovereignty of its member nations and thus was beneficial in making way forward for peace, stability and progress in the region.

Amjad Hussain who belongs to Pakistan’s Foreign Service and was appointed Secretary General SAARC in 2017 at the current chair Nepal, updated the Prime Minister on the recent activities