ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has on Friday reaffirmed government’s categorical resolve to continue the war on terror until the last terrorist was eliminated from soil of the country.
He was chairing a meeting in Islamabad which discussed overall security and economic situation of the country.
The prime minister emphasized that the country was on the right track to achieve stability, economic progress and provide a conducive environment for all sectors to perform up to their true potential.
He said eliminating the menace of terrorism and ensuring a peaceful Pakistan for our future generations was the top most priority of the government. He said our successes against terrorism and achieving economic stability had created a new hope among our people.
The prime minister took participants of the meeting into confidence on his latest visits to Saudi Arabia, Iran and Davos. He said Pakistan’s image abroad had improved which was due to the consolidated efforts of the government’s team. The business leaders and communities from the world over view Pakistan quite positively, for which the economic team of the government deserved recognition and appreciation.
Muhammad Nawaz Sharif was briefed in detail on the sad incident of Bacha Khan University and the investigations in this regard.
The meeting was attended, among others, by Federal Ministers Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Muhammad Ishaq Dar, Ch Nisar Ali Khan, Pervaiz Rashid, Ahsan Iqbal and Khawaja Saad Rafique, Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz, Special Assistant Syed Tariq Fatemi, Senator Mushahid Ullah Khan, Irfan Siddiqui, Dr Asif Kirmani and retired Captain Muhammad Safdar.