- Chinese language ambassador Nong Rong pays go to to Sheikh Rasheed.
- Rasheed says nothing can sabotage the time-tested friendship between Pakistan and China.
- Ambassador expresses satisfaction on the ongoing investigation associated to the Dasu incident.
ISLAMABAD: Inside Minister Sheikh Rasheed on Wednesday mentioned that nothing can sabotage the time-tested friendship between Pakistan and China.
Rasheed was talking to the Chinese language ambassador to Pakistan Nong Rong because the latter visited him at his residence to debate issues of mutual curiosity between the 2 international locations.
The ambassador appreciated Pakistan’s efforts to push back conspiracies aimed toward damaging the diplomatic relations between the 2 states. He additionally expressed satisfaction on the ongoing investigation associated to the Dasu incident.
It must be recalled that on July 14, a bus carrying employees of the Dasu Hydropower Challenge in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Higher Kohistan plunged right into a ravine “after a mechanical failure resulting in leakage of gas that caused a blast.”
In keeping with the assertion from the International Workplace, Chinese language employees and accompanying Pakistani employees “were proceeding to their workplace for an ongoing project”. The accident resulted within the demise of 12 folks, together with 9 Chinese language nationals.
Each side agreed that the probe must be accomplished as quickly as doable.
Throughout the assembly, the Chinese language ambassador additionally conveyed Eid greetings to the inside minister in addition to to the folks of Pakistan.
That apart, issues of mutual curiosity between Pakistan and China additionally got here underneath dialogue.