ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid KhaqanAbbasi Thursday expressed grief and sorrow over the losses caused by August 8-9 earthquake in China.
In a message sent to Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, the Prime Minister, on behalf of the people of Pakistan, the Government and his own behalf, extended sincere condolences on the earthquakes that struck China’s Sichuan province and the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region on the 8th and 9th of August 2017, causing loss of lives and limbs, and damage to property.
The Prime Minister said the Government and the people of Pakistan stood shoulder to shoulder with their brothers and sisters in China in this hour of grief.
He expressed the confidence that the brave Chinese people would overcome the tragedy with their customary resilience and fortitude. – APP
Story first published: 11th August 2017