ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif’s two-day visit to quake-hit Turkiye postponed has been postponed due to the engagement of the Turkish authorities in the ongoing relief and rescue operation in the affected areas.
As per details, PM Shehbaz Sharif was scheduled to depart for Turkiye today (Wednesday) to offer condolence to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over the loss of life and property caused by a massive earthquake and to express solidarity with the Turkish people.
According to sources, new dates for PM Shehbaz’s visit to Turkiye will be announced later.
It is pertinent to mention here that the prime minister had postponed the All Parties Conference (APC) scheduled for Thursday due to his visit to Turkiye. New dates for the conference will be announced later after consultations with the coalition partners.
The All Parties Conference was convened to discuss the deteriorating security situation in the country in the wake of a fresh wave of terrorist attacks.