Rawalpindi: H.E Syed Mohammad Ali Hosseini Ambassador of Iran called on Federal Minister for Defence Production, Ms. Zobaida Jalal in her office. The Federal Minister for Defence Production said that Pakistan considers Iran as a friend and important regional partner. We have a strong resolve to further enhance our ties with Iran. The opening of the crossing at Gabd Ramdan is an important step in this regard. It will have a good impact on the lives of the people living close to the borders of the two states. It will also encourage legal trade and business activities and discourage smuggling and other related illegal businesses.
“Opening of the borders at various points will bring the people of both the countries close to each other and will boost the business and trade activities, She added”. She said that Pishin and four other points have also been identified and these points will be opened soon.
The Iranian ambassador conveyed that Govt of Iran and Iranian people are very pleased and consider it as an important step. The Iranian ambassador thanked the Federal Minister for Defence Production Ms. Zobaida Jalal for her valuable efforts in this regard.