Pakistan's Highest Civilian Award, "Nishan-e-Pakistan Award" conferred to Mr. Xi Jinping

Highlights:

  • Pakistan has  conferred its top civilian award 'Nishan-e-Pakistan' on Chinese President Xi Jinping for his outstanding contribution in promotion of relationship between the two countries.
  • The ceremony was organised at the President House where President Mamnoon Hussain conferred the award on Mr. Xi.
  • The ceremony was attended by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Federal Ministers, Members of National Assembly and Senate, Services Chiefs and Chinese delegation.
  • Mr. Xi was given warm welcome on his arrival in the President House in a traditional buggy drawn by horses.
  • He also held bilateral talks with Mr. Hussain, who later hosted a luncheon in his honour.