KARACHI: Consulate General of Iran to Karachi has said one of his key duties here is to facilitate and develop political, economic, trade, academic and cultural relations and cooperation between Iran and Pakistan, specially development of trade relations with province of Sindh while all the efforts of my colleagues are dedicated to facilitate access to each other’s markets.
This he said while speaking at a reception hosted by him to celebrate the 39th anniversary of victory of Islamic Revolution of Iran, here at the Consulate.
Many business, political and social personalities, besides media and diplomats from different countries attended the function, Sindh Governor Mohammad Zubair and Karachi Commander Rear Admiral Ather Mukhtar were also present, said a press release here yesterday.
“One of my key duties here is to facilitate and develop political, economic, trade, academic and cultural relations and cooperation between Iran and Pakistan, specially development of trade relations with province of Sindh.
He offered his best compliments to Hazrat Ayatollah Khamenei, who brought revolution, and Iranian President Dr. Hasan Rouhani, and all Iranians particularly those living in Pakistan.
As a diplomat in Karachi for the last one year, Mohammadi recalled he enjoyed a very good stay having very friendly relations with Sindh government functionaries, specially with Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair, Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, Speaker Sindh Assembly Agha Siraj Durrani, business community and others including media.
“I extend my thanks to the government of Pakistan and Sindh provincial bodies for their cooperation,” he said.
He said in pursuance of the desire of the high-ranking authorities of Iran and Pakistan, last year as well, the embassy and Consulates General of Iran in Pakistan made their best efforts for further strengthening the long historical relations between these brotherly Islamic countries. —PPI