Islamabad: Minister of State for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Pir Muhammad Amin-ul- Hasnat lauded the role of Turkey in imparting standard education to Pakistani students, here on Thursday.
The minister was talking to a two member delegation of Turkish Embassy, which met him here led by Director Development, Turgut Puyan.
The minister said both the countries are enjoying brotherly relations which are enhancing with the passage of time as the government attaches too much importance to relations with Turkey.
The minister said that a 3-member delegation from Pakistan will be participating in Sufi conference, which is going to be held in Istanbul very soon. Such conferences can be helpful in promoting relationships between the people of both the countries, he added.
Turgut Puyan who is also Vice Chairman of Pak-Turk Schools, said that Pakistan is playing a vital role for the unity of the Muslim Ummah and: It is only education which can bring a positive change in the society.
A chain of 22 Pak-Turk Schools is imparting education in nine cities including Islamabad, Lahore, Multan, Sukkur, Jamshoro, Hyderabad, Karachi, Quetta and Peshawar, he added.