Chairman of Ruet-e-Hilal Committee and Prayer Leader of the Badshahi Masjid Lahore, Maulana Abdul Khabeer Azad has expressed gratitude to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the $3 billion promised support to Pakistan in its hour of economic difficulty.
Maulana Khabeer Azad said Saudi Arabia has always stood by Pakistan in the country’s moment of need and the people and the government of Pakistan greatly valued this gesture of friendship.
He expressed these views in a meeting with Ambassador of Saudi Arabia Nawaf Bin Said Al-Maliki and thanked the ambassador, his country and the Custodian of the Holy Mosques.
Excellency, your rulers have won the hearts of the people of Pakistan, said Maulana Azad adding Pakistan always upheld the security and sovereignty of the KSA sacred and would thwart all attempts against them.
Ambassador Nawaf thanked Chief of the Ruet-e-Hilal Committee and said he always considered Pakistan his second home.
People of Saudi Arabia and Pakistan ate cemented in an eternal bond of brotherhood, said the ambassador.
He also congratulated Maulana Khabeer for successful holding International Inter-Faith conference recently.