Islamabad: President Dr. Arif Alvi talked to the family of Lt. Col Rashid Karim Beg, who embraced martyrdom in a bomb blast in Kharqamar on June 07, 2019. The President talked to his wife and brother and offered his heartfelt condolences. He is survived by a daughter.
The President also offered his heartfelt condolences to the wife of Major Moeez Maqsood who was martyred during the same incident. He is survived by two sons of 3 and 8 years.
The president talked to Shah Daraz, father of Captain Arif ulllah Khan, another martyr of the same ghastly incident and offered his heartfelt condolences. The martyr is survived by three brothers and three sisters. Shah Daraz said to the President that all his children are ready for martyrdom in the service of nation.
The president also talked to the father of Lance Havaldar Zaheer Abbas, who is survived by a daughter, and offered his heartfelt condolences
President Dr. Arif Alvi has extended warm felicitations to Russian President HE Mr. Vladimir Putin on the National Day of the Russian Federation.
In his letter of felicitations to his Russian counterpart, President Dr. Arif Alvi said, “Pakistan and Russia enjoy close, friendly and cooperative relations based on mutual respect, commonality of interests for peace and stability in the region and beyond”.
The President said that Pakistan considered Russia a close friend and were desirous of forging a strong, meaningful and multidimensional strategic partnership in all fields for the mutual benefit of the people of the two countries in the years ahead.
President Dr. Arif Alvi also conveyed best wishes for His Excellency’s good health and happiness; and for the continued progress and prosperity of the people of the Russian Federation.