Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani, in a special message, has expressed deep grief and sadness over the demise of Nakasone Yasuhiro, former prime minister of Japan. Chairman Senate said that late Nakasone was an ardent supporter of Pakistan-Japan friendship and contributed explicitly towards strengthening the bond of friendship between Islamabad and Tokyo.
Eulogizing his services, Sadiq Sanjrani said that Pakistan has lost a true friend and we are deeply saddened over the demise. He said that parliament, government and people of Pakistan share this grief with people of Japan and stand in solidarity with great friendly country. Chairman Senate observed that Pakistan and japan have always stood by the side of each other in testing times.
Leadership of both sides attaches huge significance to bilateral relations. The sad demise of Nakasone is being mourned here as well. Services of late Nakasone would long be remembered.