Islamabad—A delegation of the Communist Party of China Tuesday called on the Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari.
The delegation led by Li Jun, Assistant Minister of International Department of the Central Committee of Communist Party of China (IDCPC) included Yuan Ruidong, Jia Peng, Wang Bo, Wang Yuwei, Tan Wei and other senior officials.
Chinese Ambassador in Islamabad, Sun Weidong and a senior officials of the Chinese Embassy were also present in the meeting, said a press release.
Chairman PPP was assisted by former Prime Ministers Yousuf Raza Gillani and Raja Pervez Ashraf, former Minister Syed Naveed Qamar MNA, Senator Sherry Rehman, former Deputy Speaker Faisal Karim Kundi, ex-MNA Palwasha Behram and Political Secretary Jamil Soomro.
Bilawal Bhutto hailed the China-Pak Economic Corridor (CPEC) for its enormous potential to not only spur development in Pakistan but also promote regional connectivity and thereby regional peace and stability.
He also appreciated the role of China for peace and reconciliation in
Afghanistan as member of the Quadrilateral committee comprising of Afghanistan, Pakistan, China and the United States.