The visit of Imam-e-Kaba Dr. Khalid al-Ghamidi to Pakistan is an honour for the country. Not only the government but also the people of Pakistan are welcoming imam-e-Kaba from the core of their hearts as they have special spiritual affection with Saudi Arabia and the two holy mosques.
Imam-e-Kaba is cherished from his visit and very often found saying that he would never forget the love and fondness received by the people of Pakistan. He has termed that Pakistan is like a second home for Saudi people and Saudi Arabia is for the people of Pakistan.
Indeed there are deep-rooted brotherly, spiritual, religious and friendly relations between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia. It is also a fact that Saudi Arabia has stood by Pakistan in all phases of its history and generously helped it in the times of floods, earthquakes and natural calamities. There were speculations considering Pakistan’s stance of neutrality on Yemen crisis that there could be misunderstandings in future in bilateral relations. But in reality relationship between both brotherly countries is deep rooted and no one can harm this relationship or create differences. Strong bond of love and brotherhood that exists between Saudi Arabia and Pakistan is unprecedented in the history of the world.
These are the days of joy and honour for Pakistanis that a great personality like Imam-e-Kaba is present among them. It is the very first time Imam-e-Kaba has come to Pakistan but it is hoped that he will continue to pay visits to the country. 180 million people of Pakistan, from Karachi to Peshawar, deeply honored by the presence of the distinguished guest.
Imam-e-Kaba Dr. Khalid al-Ghamidi said that he has visited different countries of the world but love and affection he had received in Pakistan is unforgettable. He expressed that he has come to realise the deep love and respect of the Pakistani people for Saudi Arabia and he firmly believes the friendly relations between the two countries will last forever.