Former Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition in Senate, Syed YousufRazaGilani was invited by the British High Commissioner H.E Christian Turner at his residence in Islamabad.
During the meeting, topics of mutual interest were discussed including bilateral ties between both the countries.
MrGilani expressed gratitude to the British Government for the support it has extended to Pakistan on issues of importance including on GSP Plus trade concessions extended by the European Union , an initiative undertaken by the Peoples Party’s Government.
Syed YousafRazaGillani also lauded British government’s support to the education sector in Pakistan, particularly women’s education.
High commissioner Mr Turner conveyed to MrGilani that UK valued its strong relations with Pakistan which were mutually beneficial for both countries.
High commissioner presented a book to Mr. Gilani upon the conclusion of the visit.