Islamabad: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has said that the economic position of Pakistan has improved as compared to the last year. We have taken concrete measures to bring back the economy on strong footings, PM added.
Prime Minister said this while talking to a group of Parliamentarians from Gujranwala Division who called on him on Wednesday.
Engineer Khurram Dastagir Khan Minister for Commerce, Khawaja Muhammad Asif Minister for Defence, Mr. Ahsan Iqbal, Minister for Planning, Mr. Zahid Hamid, Minister for Science and Technology, Mr. Usman Ibrahim MOS for Housing and Works, Mrs Saira Afzal Tarar MOS for National Health Services, Shiekh Aftab, MOS for Parliamentary Affairs, Captain® Safdar MNA and Mr. Hamza Shahbaz MNA and other Senators and MNAs attended the meeting.
Addressing the Parliamentarians PM said that the through pragmatic approach and rationale policies government has been able to provide relief to masses in power sector.
PM said that the foreign investment in Pakistan is rising due to the confidence posed by the International donors in the economy of Pakistan. Chinese investment in the power and infrastructure sectors will further boost to our economy, PM added.
The PM told that Youth Business loan Scheme has been launched successfully. He said this was promise of our election campaign and we have proved that we keep our promises.
Addressing the issue of terrorism he said that we have chosen the path of dialogue according to the decision taken in APC and expressed hope that the dialogue will bear fruit.
The Parliamentarians showed confidence in the leadership of Nawaz Sharif and said that the steps taken by him would put country on road to progress. They also discussed political matters and development projects relating to their constituencies.