ISLAMABAD: Senate Chairman Syed Nayyer Hussain Bokhari has underscored the need to enhance communication through Wahkhan corridor between Tajikistan and Pakistan in order to boost trade relations and people-to-people contacts.
Speaking during a meeting with Tajik ambassador Zulbaydullo N. Zubaydov, Bokhari said, “Pakistan highly values its relations with Tajikistan as our ties are rooted in shared religion, culture and history”.
The chairman said that the world is heading towards regionalism as countries of a region have shared interests. Hence, he emphasised the need for more close cooperation in various fields.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 18th, 2012.