Erdogan called Pakistan new prime minister and congratulated him. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has congratulated Shahbaz Sharif on his election as the 23rd Prime Minister of Pakistan.
“I am just happy that you have been elected Prime Minister,” Erdogan told Shahbaz on Monday.
Addressing Shahbaz Sharif, Erdogan said, “I firmly believe that under your leadership, the fraternal relations between Pakistan and Turkey will be further strengthened.” Because we are each other’s faithful brothers. ‘Erdogan called Pakistan new prime minister.
Erdogan Called Pakistan New Prime Minister
Talking to the two, Shahbaz said, “I want to make the relations between the two countries closer.”
He thanked the Turkish President for telephoning and congratulating him.
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif Monday received congratulatory messages from Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on becoming the 23rd premier of Pakistan.
Following the ouster of PTI chairman Imran Khan from the office of the prime minister, the Opposition’s joint candidate Shehbaz was elected as the premier — having secured 174 votes.
“India desires peace and stability in a region free of terror, so that we can focus on our development challenges and ensure the well-being and prosperity of our people,” he said.
Meanwhile, in a telephonic conversation with Shehbaz, Turkish President Erdogan told the newly-elected prime minister that he was extremely happy about him being elected as the premier.
“I am sure that under your leadership, Pakistan-Turkey’s brotherly ties will bolster,” Erdogan said, who called Shehbaz hours after the lower house of the parliament elected him.
In response, Shehbaz said he aspired to bring both the countries closer during his tenure as the prime minister and thanked Erdogan for his congratulatory telephonic call.