LAHORE-The US Consul General in Lahore Ms Nina Maria Fite called on Punjab Governor Makhdum Ahmad Mehmud at Governor House on Thursday.

According to sources in the Governor House, the meeting continued for over two hours, as host of issues including the coming elections in Pakistan came under discussion.

The governor, reportedly, told the American diplomat about the measures taken by the government to ensure free and fair elections.

Maia Fire said that her country supported continuity of democratic process in Pakistan and continue its cooperation with the new government irrespective of which party it belonged to. She was also impressed at the smooth transition of power from an elected to caretaker government ahead of the elections.