PM Shehbaz felicitates Hipkins on being elected NZ PM

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ISLAMABAD:Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday congratulated Chris Hipkins – the newly elected Prime Minister of New Zealand for assuming office.
“Heartiest congratulations to Chris Hipkins on becoming the 41st Prime Minister of New Zealand,” Shehbaz Sharif tweeted.

“I look forward to working with him to strengthen and expand the relations between our two friendly countries. I extend my best wishes to him,” he added.

Chris Hipkins, 44, sworn in Wednesday as New Zealand’s 41st prime minister, following the unexpected resignation last week of Jacinda Ardern.