Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif congratulated Chinese President Xi Jinping on becoming lifelong President of People’s Republic of China and termed it as a welcoming step.

He said that Chinese development and prosperity has become a role model for other nations and added that credit of this development process goes to Chinese President Xi Jinping .

He said that China has achieved pinnacles of glory under the leadership of Xi Jinping and due to his ideology; China has progressed by leaps and bounds. He further said that ideology of the Chinese president depicts high moral values and broad approach of collective wellbeing.

“Due to best economic policies and continued hard work, China has become a leading economy in the world today. The Chinese nation has sincerely worked hard under his dynamic leadership against poverty, joblessness and injustice,” the chief minister added.

Shahbaz further said that “due to CPEC project, Pakistan-China friendship and economic relations are touching new heights and China’s 60 billion dollars investment in Pakistan is a self-explanatory proof of this strong friendship.”

It is heartening that China has emerged as a global economic power due to the untiring efforts of the Chinese leadership. China is such a sincere and trustworthy friend which has always sided with Pakistan in every hour of trial. In fact, Pakistan-China friendship is immortal and is being further strengthened with the passage of time, concluded the Chief Minister.