PESHAWAR: Stressing the necessity for cordial relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan, outgoing Afghan Consul Common in Peshawar Dr Abdullah Waheed Poyan stated on Sunday that he all the time strived to normalise ties between Islamabad and Kabul.
Dr Poyan stated when he took cost of his workplace about two years in the past the strain between the 2 nations was on its peak and diplomats have been reluctant to be posted right here in such a hostile situation. He stated he accepted the job fortunately as he thought-about Peshawar his second residence.
The consul basic stated that earlier than arriving in Pakistan, the Afghan president had suggested him to work for strengthening pleasant ties between the 2 nations tied in widespread faith, tradition, historical past, customs and traditions.
The outgoing Afghan diplomat was talking at a farewell perform hosted for him by journalist group of the provincial capital. He stated diplomacy was not a simple job because it wanted willpower at a time when the area was dealing with militancy and terrorism.
Dr Poyan stated he even acquired life threats, however didn’t confine himself to his workplace and tried to work together with individuals, together with writers, poets and journalists. Nevertheless, he complained that some politicians refused to satisfy him regardless of his repeated requests on the pretext that they might be despatched behind bars in the event that they met with him.
He lauded the love and kindness of locals and stated individuals-to-individuals relations have been exemplary as each the nations shared widespread tradition, language, faith and values. He thanked journalist group for the farewell celebration and stated he would keep in mind the love and sincerity of media individuals and writers.
Professor Abaseen Yousafzai in his speech lauded the position of Dr Poyan in bringing the individuals of each brotherly nations nearer. He stated Dr Abdullah Waheed Poyan labored exhausting for strengthening individuals-to-individuals contacts and proved that the individuals tied in lots of bonds couldn’t be separated from one another.
He stated that his honest efforts for enhancing brotherly relations can be remembered endlessly. Journalist Farooq Firaq appreciated the tireless efforts of Dr Poyan for normalisation of ties between the 2 neighbouring states.
He recalled Dr Poyan prolonged unprecedented help in arranging a perform in honour of famous Pashto singer Khyal Muhammad. Different journalists Nasir Dawar and Zahir Shah Sherazi additionally paid tributes to the outgoing Afghan diplomat and stated he performed an important position in normalising ties between the 2 nations.
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