LAHORE - Minister for Culture, Youth and Social Development UAE, Shaikh Nehyan Bin Mubarik Alnahyan has appreciated solid steps being taken by Punjab government under the leadership of Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif.

He said that Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif is serving the people of the province with dedication and passion and has taken commendable steps for the improvement of social sectors.

He said that Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has made best reforms in various sectors in the province and their pivot is to improve the living standard of common man.

He said that under the dynamic and impressive leadership of Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif, Punjab government has started splendid welfare programmes, which are laudable. He said that credit of service to the people of the province and timely completion of projects before the stipulated period goes to Shehbaz Sharif and congratulated him on his unprecedented public service.

Earlier on arrival here, Minister for Culture, Youth and Social Development UAE, Shaikh Nehyan Bin Mubarik Alnahyan was received by Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif. Shaikh Nehyan Bin Mubarik Alnahyan congratulated Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on the recovery of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

Speaking on the occasion, Shehbaz Sharif thanked the honorable guest on his arrival at Lahore. He said that there are everlasting historic relations of friendship and brotherhood between Pakistan and UAE and cooperation of UAE for the betterment of social sectors of Pakistan is commendable.

Shehbaz Sharif thanked Shaikh Nehyan Bin Mubarik Alnahyan for his good wishes for the recovery of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. He said that Nawaz Sharif has recovered due to the prayers of Pakistani nation and friends.

Shaikh Nehyan Bin Mubarik Alnahyan was also seen off by the Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif at his departure from Lahore.