President Dr. Arif Alvi on Sunday left for a five-day official visit to Japan. After which, Chairman Senate, Sadiq Sanjrani has taken over the role of the President.
Sadiq Sanjrani will take place of President Alvi’s affairs till October 24, according to a notification issued by cabinet division.
According to the details, President Arif Alvi is paying the visit on the invitation of the Government of Japan to attend the ceremony of Emperor Naruhito’s ascension to the Chrysanthemum Throne.
The event will be attended by a number of international leaders, the FO spokesperson said.
President Arif Alvi is also scheduled to hold meetings with the political leadership of Japan.
Pakistan and Japan are long-standing friends. The cooperative bilateral relations have been on an upward trajectory, with a huge potential to enhance mutually beneficial cooperation in diverse areas.
Which includes economic, commercial, investment, IT, agriculture, human resource development and tourism.
It should be noted that according to the constitution of Pakistan, in the absence of the President, Chairman Senate takes control of the President’s affairs.