Chinese President to address Pakistani parliament on April 20

05:39 PM | 15 Apr, 2015
Chinese President to address Pakistani parliament on April 20
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ISLAMABAD (Staff Report) – Chinese President Xi Jinping will address a joint session of Pakistani Parliament on April 20 during his official tour to the neighboring country.

A Chinese delegation comprising of sixty top level officials will also attend the parliamentary session next week.

The session will be attended by the chiefs of armed forces of Pakistan, all provincial government heads and other high dignitaries as well.

National Assembly Secretariat has finalized the preparations and a full dress rehearsal in this regard has also been conducted in the Parliament in this regard.

Administration has also ordered to deploy as many as 61 officers, during the joint session of Parliament whereas Parliament’s galleries have also been adorned with 9 colors.

Moreover, the participants of the session have been issued invitation cards for security reasons.

President Jinping will also sign a number of agreements with Pakistan in addition to formally inaugurating Pak-China economic corridor project.

Previously he was expected to visit Pakistan on April 9 but the visit was delayed due to unknown reasons.