LAHORE, Nov 18 (INP): Chief Minister Punjab Mian Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said the government is taking solid and practical measures to resolve energy crisis.
He said this while talking to Russian Ambassador Alexey Yurievich Dedov, who called on him in Lahore on Tuesday.
Matters pertaining to mutual interest and promotion of cooperation in various sectors came under discussion during the meeting.
Shahbaz Sharif underlined the need for further boosting economic and trade relations. He said both the countries should move forward by enhancing their cooperation in economic, trade, and other sectors.
The chief minister said that the Russian collaboration will be welcomed in the energy sector and extraction of coal in Punjab.
Speaking on the occasion, the Russian ambassador said his country is keen to boost its trade relations with Pakistan.