Islamabad (VOM): Prime Minister Boris Johnson has congratulated Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on his election. In his letter (dated 26 April), Prime Minister Johnson has noted that the UK and Pakistan enjoyed deep ties supported by strong people-to-people links. He also recalled their meeting in 2016 during his visit to Pakistan and the discussions held on a number of shared interests including girls’ education, health, economics, and trade relations. PM Johnson looked forward to continuing working together including in addressing global challenges. He conveyed best wishes to PM Sharif and the people of Pakistan on the 75th anniversary and hoped to meet the Prime Minister in person soon.