Karachi: Russian Consul General in Karachi Tatina Demindov visited Idara-e-Noor Haq here yesterday.
He met JI Karachi Chief Muhammad Hussain Mehanti and during meeting, both the leaders exchanged views on Pak-Russia relations and situation of the Continent.
On the occasion, the consul general said that the Russian government is always playing its role in the development of Pakistan. He stressed the need to tighten trade relations between the two countries, adding that the Russian government had invested a huge money in construction of Pakistan Steel Mills at modern level.
Mehanti hailed the cooperation of Russian government with Pakistan and hoped that it would take effective steps in order to issue scholarships in different faculties, particularly in Science and Technology to the bonafide students of Pakistan, so that they could compete with the challenges of modern world.
Mehanti demanded of the newly elected government to further enhance the trade relations with Russia so that the business community could get more benefit.
Earlier, JI Karachi Chief Muhammad Hussain Mehanti presented a cultural identity of Sindh Ajrak and other gifts to the Russian Consul General and other guests.
JI Director of Foreign Affairs Muzaffar Hashmi and his assistant Rashid Qureshi were also present on the occasion.