ISLAMABAD - Pakistan on Sunday while reacting to execution of Jamaat-e-Islami leader Muhammad Kamaruzzaman in Bangladesh said Pakistan has taken note of the execution.

Foreign Office spokesperson in a statement said, “As stated earlier, we have also noted the comments by the international community on the ongoing trials in Bangladesh. We are carefully monitoring the situation with regard to internal developments in that country.”

The spokesperson said, “As a fellow Muslim country and SAARC member, Pakistan has mutually beneficial relations with the people of Bangladesh.”

“Our people struggled together for independence from the colonial rule. In our view, values of reconciliation, harmony and forward looking approach should guide us towards the future of peace and prosperity,” said the spokesperson.