ISLAMABAD: Russia and the US on Monday congratulated President Arif Alvi on the 81st Pakistan Day.
“Vladimir Putin, President of Russia, despatched the congratulatory message on the event of a nationwide vacation – the Pakistan Day to H.E. Dr. A. Alvi, President of Pakistan, and H.E. Mr. Imran Khan, Prime Minister of Pakistan,” Russian Embassy in Pakistan stated Monday on Twitter.
Earlier, Spokesperson of Russian Overseas Ministry Maria Zakharova stated, “Russia and Pakistan keep pleasant relations, a daily political dialogue and interplay at worldwide organisations. We ship greetings to our Pakistani buddies.”
US President Joe Biden, in his message, expressed his resolve to strengthen partnership with Pakistan in future, reported Radio Pakistan.
“We are going to proceed cooperation for the institution of peace in Afghanistan and meet frequent challenges together with that of coronavirus and local weather change,” stated Biden in a letter to President Arif Alvi despatched on Pakistan Day.
Joe Biden stated that Pakistan-US partnership relies on the frequent objective of regional peace and prosperity.
The nation is observing the 81st Pakistan Day with nice nationwide spirit and enthusiasm amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The day dawned with gun salutes and particular prayers in mosques for progress and prosperity of Pakistan, liberation of Indian occupied Kashmir and eradication of COVID-19.
Pakistan Day is held to commemorate the historic ‘Lahore Decision’ handed on March 23, 1940 that finally led to creation of Pakistan inside seven years of its adaptation on August 14, 1947.