Prime Minister calls on the President

Islamabad: Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani called on President Asif Ali Zardari at Aiwan-e-Sadr today.

Current political and security situation in the country was discussed during the meeting. The devastation caused by floods in Sindh and the relief and rehabilitation measures were also discussed.

The upcoming meeting of the political leadership of the country in order to evolve national consensus on current situation also came under discussion. Reposing confidence in the ability of democratic leadership to stand united at all times that call for unity, the President expressed the hope that the country’s political leadership would be able to reach consensus on issues of national concerns.

The President hosted lunch for the Prime Minister.

Later, the two leaders were also joined by Ch. Ahmed Mukhtar, Federal Minister for Defence, Secretary General to the President Mr. M. Salman Faruqui and Foreign Secretary Mr. Salman Bashir in their conversation.

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