Pakistan News Service

Thursday Nov 23, 2017, Rabi-al-awwal 4, 1439 Hijri
Logo Logo
LATEST :
Pakistan News Home -> Top -> News Details

Nawaz Sharif invited political opponents to visit development projects

11 May, 2017

  Related News  
Standoff between military and civilian govt came to an end
Chaman border crossing will stay closed until Afghan govt addresses Pakistan's reservations: Sartaj Aziz
  More on this View All

SHEIKHUPURA: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has invited his political opponents to visit development projects being executed by the government, including motorways and power generation plants, and acknowledge its efforts to make the country prosperous.

“Staging sit-ins and observing protest is not a solution to any problem,” he said during the inspection of work on the M3 section of the Lahore-Karachi motorway near Nankana on Wednesday.

He expressed the confidence that the nation would reward the Pakis­tan Muslim League-N (PML-N) for undertaking massive development projects by offering it victory in the coming general elections.

The prime minister said the government was making efforts to turn the country into an ‘Asian tiger’ and expressed the hope that the dream would be fulfilled in near future.

A 2,600km thoroughfare between Khunjerab and Gwadar was being constructed, he said and added that after it was completed within the shortest period of two years, Central Asian countries would be linked with Pakistan.

“Before we came to power in 2013, the country was plunged into darkness,” he said. “The Pakistan Peoples Party government had destroyed national economy and the country was facing the threat of bankruptcy.”

He said the PML-N’s manifesto focused on serving the nation and undertaking development projects in different sectors, including health and education.

“On the other hand, our political rivals are bent upon creating hurdles and obstructions in our way.” However, Mr Sharif added, “We are not afraid of our opponents’ nefarious designs but will continue our journey to provide relief to masses.

 What do you think about the story ? Leave your comments!

Heading (Optional)
Your Comments: *

Your Name:*
E-mail (Optional):
City (Optional):
Country (Optional):
 
 
Field marked(*) are mandatory.
Note. The PakTribune will publish as many comments as possible but cannot guarantee publication of all. PakTribune keeps its rights reserved to edit the comments for reasons of clarity, brevity and morality. The external links like http:// https:// etc... are not allowed for the time being to be posted inside comments to discourage spammers.

  Speak Out View All
Military Courts
Imran - Qadri long march
 
Candid Corner
Exclusive by
Lt. Col. Riaz Jafri (Retd)
Pakistan itself a victim of state-sponsored terrorism: Qamar Bajwa
Should You Try Napping During the Workday?
Suggested Sites