LAHORE - Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah met Punjab Chief Minister Mian Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif here on Friday and discussed matters of mutual interest and situation of the country. Both the leaders expressed determination to further strengthen bilateral relations between the provinces.

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah congratulated Chief Minister Mian Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif on splendid holding of horse and cattle show.

Speaking on the occasion, Shahbaz Sharif said that Pakistan is comprised of four units, Azad Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan and all units of the country are marching forward with harmony and unity to solve the problems being faced by the country.

He said that with the holding of horse and cattle show, the culture of Punjab is being highlighted besides promoting national solidarity and brotherhood.

He welcomed Sindh Chief Minister in horse and cattle show and said that it will increase inter-provincial contacts and harmony.

The Chief Minister said that all the four provinces and Federal government are marching forward with complete harmony in the war against terrorism.

He said that the decisions taken with collective wisdom and joint efforts will bear fruits and expressed the hope that Pakistan will become a haven of peace.

He said that Pakistan is all of us and we will have to jointly rid it of difficulties.

Shahbaz Sharif also hosted a luncheon in honour of Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah.

Earlier, when Chief Minister Sindh reached Lahore, Punjab Chief Minister Mian Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif received him at the airport.

Syed Qaim Ali Shah participated as chief guest in horse and cattle show. He appreciated the efforts of Punjab government on successful holding of the horse and cattle show and lauded its standard.