President, Chinese ambassador discuss flood situation

ISLAMABAD, Aug 24 (APP): Chinese Ambassador Liu Jian called on President Asif Ali Zardari at Aiwan-e-Sadr on Tuesday and matters pertaining to flood situation in Pakistan, Chinese assistance for the flood-affected people and bilateral relations and mutual cooperation were discussed during the meeting.The President thanked the Chinese Government for their support for the flood affected people. He said that the people and the Government of Pakistan greatly appreciate the feelings of the Chinese people and their generous support for the affectees of the unprecedented floods in Pakistan’s history. He said that the Pakistan greatly appreciates China’s assistance for the Pakistanis stranded on the northern side of Attabad Lake and for catering to their needs.

The President said that the government would welcome technical assistance and the Chinese companies interested in rebuilding the damaged infrastructure and would facilitate them in all possible manners.
Ambassador Liu Jian thanked the President for meeting and assured Chinese Government’s all out and continued support for the people of Pakistan.