Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan has commended President Gotabaya Rajapaksa for his efforts in combating the COVID-19 in Sri Lanka. Prime Minister Imran Khan held a telephonic conversation with Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa yesterday. The Pakistan High Commission said that the two leaders discussed bilateral relations, regional situation and a broad range of other issues. Prime Minister Imran Khan briefed the Sri Lankan President about the latest situation in Pakistan and the steps taken by the Government to contain COVID-19 and efforts to save lives, secure livelihoods, and sustain the economy. The Prime Minister apprised the President about his Global Initiative on Debt Relief for developing countries to mitigate the severe socio-economic impacts of the pandemic. The Prime Minister shared his perspective on the situation in Indian occupied Jammu & Kashmir and underscored the imperative of peaceful resolution of the Jammu & Kashmir dispute. The Prime Minister underlined that cooperation must be the key dynamic to help realize the true potential of more than 1.5 billion people in South Asia. He underlined that the goals of sustainable development and prosperity should be advanced through regional cooperation, including the platform of SAARC. The Prime Minister Imran Khan reiterated the invitation to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to visit Pakistan once the Covid-19 situation improves. The two leaders agreed to remain in close contact to coordinate regional response to the Covid-19-related and other challenges and to realize the opportunities.
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