Lahore- Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said UK is a major trade partner of Pakistan and its cooperation in education, health and other social development sectors is also appreciable.

He said this while talking to a delegation of British High Commission, who called on him in Lahore today morning.

The Chief Minister said that with the cooperation of UK Department of International Development, thousands of youngsters have been provided skills training under the Skill Development Program.

He said that with the cooperation of the same UK Department, a major program for improvement of healthcare has also been launched. Speaking on the occasion, the head of delegation said that UK will continue to cooperate with Pakistan in various sectors in future.