China,Pakistan working for shared economic prosperity: Firdous

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan says China and Pakistan are persistently working together for peace and shared economic prosperity. She was speaking as a chief guest at an event to celebrate 70 years of the founding of People's Republic of China at Pakistan National Council of the Arts in Islamabad. Dr Firdous said China had supported Pakistan on its core issues, including the Kashmir dispute.

Speaking on the occasion, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan said Chinese community in Pakistan was a special link between Pakistan and China.

He criticised India for its hegemonic designs and tyranny in the occupied Kashmir and for its extremist RSS and Hindutva ideology. Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing said CPEC project under the leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan had entered the stage of industrial and economic cooperation.

Source: Radio Pakistan