LAHORE: The US Consul General Lahore Zachary Harkenrider visited the shrine of Hazrat Baba Bulleh Shah in Kasur on Thursday.

Rachael Chen, the spokesperson of the consulate, said the Consul General was welcomed by prominent historian Dr. Kanwal Khalid and was given a guided tour of the shrine.

Zachary Harkenrider also enjoyed a performance by local ‘Qawwals’ at the shrine.

The Consul General’s visit to Kasur serves to advance shared interests in the cultural sector across Pakistan and to underscore the US’s respect for the country’s cultural and religious heritage, the spokesperson added.