Islamabad: Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid has said Muhammad Ali Jinnah wished for a change through vote and he succeeded in getting a separate homeland for the Muslims of India through ballot.
He said we got democracy in Pakistan after a long struggle against a dictatorial regime. He said it is the right of every government to complete its tenure as enshrined in the constitution. He said government come and go through the power of people‚ which is the essence of democracy.
He said our destination is to establish peace on our borders‚ as well as in our country.
He said in an interview that Pakistan wants peace in its all neighbouring countries as we have suffered a lot in past decades because of instability in the region. He stressed for a sustainable peace in the region and said Pakistan desires cordial ties with all its neighbours.
Extending his greetings to Christian community in Pakistan‚ he said today is the day of peace‚ which is an integral part of their belief. He said Christianity preaches the philosophy of love with humanity.