KARACHI:Mayor London, Sadaiq Khan has said Karachi is a beautiful city and it has great potential for investment.
He said this while speaking at a reception hosted by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah at CM House this Friday evening. The reception was attended by prominent businessmen, former players of hockey, cricket and Squash players, academicians and others.
Mayor London said he has brought a delegation of businessmen to interact with the businessmen of Karachi and explore investment opportunities. He said that most of leading politicians are educated from London such as Quaid-e- Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah, Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, Benazir Bhutto and various others. “I am proud to be the Mayor of a City which is known for having best educational institutions from where your politicians, doctors, engineers have received education from London,” he said.
Looking at Captain of Pakistan Cricket team Sarfraz Ahmed, who was also present at the gathering, the Mayor London asked the participants for clapping in Sarfaraz’s honor. “In T-20 tournament held recently Pakistan beat England in Semi final and India in final, therefore he [Sarfraz] deserves clapping,” he said.
Sindh chief minister said the visit of the Mayor has a great value in terms of interaction between business delegates he has brought with him to meet with businessmen of Pakistan based in Karachi. Syed Murad Ali Shah said that he was glad to receive him in the CM House. “We are proud that a Muslim and Pakistani brother is Mayor of beautiful city of London,” he said. He added our policy towards investment is quite friendly.