TEHRAN: Prime Minister Imran Khan and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held chats at the Saadabad presidential palace in Tehran on Monday. The 2 leaders talked about bilateral dealings, regional troubles and methods, and means to more bolster their relations in diverse areas. Prime Minister Imran, who is in Iran on a two-day official trip, was previously presented with an official blessed upon his arrival at the Saadabad Palace.
The premier will also call on Iran’s Better Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, and meet the Pakistani and Iranian business community during the trip. The prime minister landed at the Tehran International Airport on Sunday, where he was warmly greeted by Iranian Health Minister Dr. Saeed Namaki.
A stylishly turned out contingent also shown him a static salute. Prime Minister Imran is accompanied by a delegation comprising Minister for Human Rights Dr. Shireen Mazari, Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed Ali Haider Zaidi, Consultant on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood, Special Assistant on Overseas Pakistanis Zulfiqar Bukhari, Special Assistant on National Health Services Dr. Zafarullah Mirza and Special Assistant on Petroleum Nadeem Baber.
Previously, the premier arrived in Mashhad for a brief stop-over on his solution to Tehran, where he visited the shrine of Hazrat Imam Raza and offered dua and nawafil. PM Imran’s trip to Iran, the 1st since he took office last year, comes days after gunmen shot dead 14 people, like Pakistan Navy personnel, close to Ormara in Balochistan.
On Saturday, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said Islamabad had proof the “terrorist outfits” that carried out the fight have “training and logistic camps inside Iranian spots bordering Pakistan”.