Islamabad: President of German Bundestag (Parliament), Prof. Dr. Norbert Lammert alongwith a Parliamentary Delegation will arrive today (Tuesday) on a 3-days official visit to Pakistan.
The President of German Bundestag is visiting Pakistan on the invitation of Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq.
The delegation will be received by Speaker, National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq alongwith senior officials of National Assembly Secretariat at Nur Khan Airbase, Rawalpindi.
This visit of President of German Bundestag is first ever visit of any Presiding Officer of German Bundestag.
The President of German Bundestag during his stay in Islamabad will meet besides meeting his counterparts President Mamnoon Hussain, Chairman Senate Syed Nayyer Hussain Bokhari besides interacting with Pakistani Parliamentarians.
During these meetings the matters pertaining to enhance cooperation between the National Assembly of Pakistan and German Bundestag and possibilities of economic cooperation between both the countries will be discussed. President of German Bundestag will also address Members of Pak-German Friendship Group.
In the last leg of his sojourn, he will visit Lahore and will meet Governor of Punjab and Chief Minister Punjab.
He will also visit of the Sacred Heart Cathedral and meet with leaders from the Christian Churches in Pakistan. He will also pay a visit to historic Badshahi Masjid and other famous monuments in Lahore.