Lahore : US Consul General in Lahore Elizabeth K. Trudeau along with Political Officer Ann Mason called on PML-Q President and former Prime Minister Ch Shujaat Hussain and senior central leader and former Deputy Prime Minister Ch Pervaiz Elahi at their residence here today (Wednesday) and exchanged views with them regarding prevailing political situation in the country.
On this occasion, appreciating five years tenure of Ch Pervaiz Elahi as Chief Minister, the US Consul General said that under his leadership significant progress was made in the fields of health, education and peoples welfare, these projects were also appreciated by her government.
Praising 1122 Emergency Service, she said that such institutions are very urgently needed in other parts of Pakistan also.
Ch Shujaat Hussain and Ch Pervaiz Elahi welcomed and thanked the guests and said there is need for further improved in US-Pakistan relations, new avenues of progress and development will open by working together on peoples welfare projects of both the governments, US can help in health, education and other sectors for elimination of poverty in Pakistan, bilateral trade between the two countries should also be promoted so that peoples harmony is increased.
Meanwhile ; US Consul General Elizabeth K. Trudeau met PML-N central leader Hamza Shahbaz and discussed different issues of common interest.