Islamabad (Web Desk): Afghan President Ashraf Ghani telephoned Prime Minister Imran Khan to extend felicitations on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha, Radio Pakistan reported.
During the conversion, PM Khan highlighted Pakistan's positive contribution to the peace process, strongly stressing that peace in Afghanistan is of paramount importance.
Referring to the various institutional mechanisms between the two countries, he highlighted the importance of working together to further strengthen bilateral relations.
He said Pakistan looks forward to the next Session of Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity at the earliest.
Reciprocating the Eid Greetings, Imran Khan observed that this year, Eid-ul-Azha came when the international community was facing a number of challenges, including COVID-19.
The PM commiserated with President Ashraf Ghani on the loss of lives in Afghanistan due to COVID-19 and expressed the hope that COVID-19 will be successfully contained.