KARACHI: Members of National Assembly (MNAs) belonging to Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) have expressed their absolute support for the resolution adopted on Wednesday by participants of All Parties Conference (APC), called by the Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.
MNAs including Nawab Yousuf Talpur, Mir Ejaz Jakhrani and Imran Zafar Leghari appreciated that it was for the first time that a consensus with regard to fight against terrorism had been developed among all the political and religious parties.
They said the decision unanimously supported by all parties regarding action against terrorists is right decision as no time left for further contemplation.
Regretting that previously political and religious parties of the country were not on a same page against the terrorists they said unfortunate incident during which school students were martyred in Peshawar had left the nation with no choice.
This is painful but it has helped us to get united and chase the Taliban terrorists, they said adding that this also appeared to be a turning point in the history of the nation.
The decision of the APC with consensus for executing the terrorists, who had already been awarded the capital sentences from the courts of law would now prove to be a lesson and the onward execution expected in coming days would help curb the menace of terrorism, they
The quick execution of terrorists would, though minutely, provide justice to the parents of the martyred students, commented the parliamentarians.
They said the PPP always rejected the threats from Taliban even after the martyrdom of Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto.
Pakistan had offered tremendous sacrifices in the way of fight for the elimination of the terrorism, they said. The PPP MNAs also lauded Noble Prize winner and the daughter of
Pakistan, Mala Yousufzai who despite all threats openly rejected the Taliban and presented a soft image of the country at the international level.