PR No. 67 PM condoles death of Iran’s ex-President Rafsanjani Islamabad: January 9, 2017.

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has expressed deep grief over demise of former President of Iran, Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani who breathed his last yesterday in Tehran.


While condoling the demise of Rafsanjani, PM Muhammad Nawaz Sharif stated that Rafsanjani was an influential figure not only in Iran but also a symbol of reconciliatory peace efforts at the international level.


“A rational pragmatist”, the Prime Minister stated that his reform agenda for his country also provided much needed guidance for the unity of the Muslim world.

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has prayed for the departed soul and conveyed condolences on behalf of the people and Government of Pakistan to the brotherly people of Iran.