LAHORE - Kadir Topbas spent a busy day in Lahore. After meeting Chief Minister at breakfast, he travelled by metro bus from Model Town Ittefaq Bus Station. Commissioner, DCO Lahore and DG LDA also accompanied him. MD Metro Bus Authority gave a briefing to the guest regarding the project. During his journey to Azadi Chowk, Kadir Topbas witnessed different places of Lahore.

He visited Badshahi Masjid where Provincial Minister for Auqaf Mian Atta Muhammad Manika received him. The Mayor offered Fateha at Mazar-e-Iqbal and recorded his impressions in the visitors’ book.

He also offered “Nawafal” in the masque. Khateeb Badshahi Masjid, Abdul Khabeer Azad apprised the guest of historical importance of Badshahi Masjid. Later, Turk guest visited various parts of the mosque and lauded the architectural art. Lahore Chamber of Commerce arranged a luncheon in the honor of Turk guest at Polo Ground.

Adviser to Chief Minister Kh Ahmed Hasaan, President Chamber of Commerce Muhammad Arshad and other office-bearers welcomed the guest.

Speaking on the occasion, Kadir Topbas said that relation with Pakistan was far more than friendship. He said that he would discuss expertise with his Pakistani brethren in all sectors including industry and trade.

Principal Atchison College Michael Thomson, Provincial Ministers, Members Provincial Assembly, Secretary Livestock and other officers welcomed the guest on his arrival at the institution. Delegation was brought to the venue in traditional buggies and the hosts accorded them a warm welcome.

At Atchison College, the tent peggers displayed their art. Kadir Topbas evinced keen interest in cultural exhibition.