Iranian delegation call on Minister for Energy

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ISLAMABAD, March 14 (APP): Iranian Delegation led by Chairman of Board and Managing Director, Tanvir, Muhammad Hassan Motevallizadeh  Thursday met Minister for Power Omar Ayub Khan at his office.

Omar Ayub Khan said that Government of Pakistan values its relations with the Government of Islamic Republic of Iran. Both countries shared common approach toward number of bilateral and regional issues.

He said that currently Pakistan is importing 104MW power from Iran, the tariff for which was expired in December, 2016, He appreciated TANANIR for supplying uninterrupted power supply to Pakistan.

Secretary Power Division Mr. Irfan Ali expressed the confidence that existing cooperation between the two countries will further boost in the field of electricity.

During the meeting matters relating to electricity import from Iran were discussed.

The Managing Director TAVANIR thanked Pakistani side for extending warm welcome. He appreciated the efforts of Pakistani side to further boost cooperation between the two countries.

Secretary Power Division, Mr. Irfan Ali and other senior officials of Ministry of Commerce, Finance, NTDC and CPPA also participated in the meeting.

Source VNS،ISLAMABAD