ISLAMABAD-People’s government of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, China, has announced relief assistance to support the relief and rehabilitation efforts of the government of Pakistan.

The relief items include tents and blankets needed urgently in Pakistan for RMB 1.75 million, China Economic Net (CEN) reported.

A formal launch ceremony of the relief goods was held in Beijing through a video link, which was attended by Ambassador of Pakistan to China, Moinul Haque along with other Embassy officials.

The meeting was joined by Lei Dongsheng Member of the Standing Committee and Secretary General of the CPC Ningxia Committee, Jiang Jiang, Vice President of the Chinese People’s Association of Friendship with Foreign Countries, Zhao Shiren, Consul General of China in Lahore and Bai Yuzhen, Director General of Ningxia Foreign Affairs Office. 

Sharing his grief and condolences with the bereaved families, Lei Dongsheng said that as an All-weather Strategic Cooperative Partner and Iron Brother, China stands with the people of Pakistan in this difficult time. 

Expressing his good wishes for the early rehabilitation of the flood victims, Lei reaffirmed the resolve of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region to continue to deepen ties with the people of Pakistan.

Speaking on the occasion, Ambassador Moinul Haque appreciated the urgent assistance offered by the People’s Government of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.

Jiang Jiang, Vice President of the Chinese People’s Association of Friendship with Foreign Countries and Zhao Shiren, Consul General of China in Lahore also expressed their views on the deep brotherly and strategic ties between the two countries.