“Pakistan has rendered countless sacrifices in war on terror,” he said while addressing the annual session of World Economic Forum in Davos.
The prime minister said that Pakistan had paid heavy price in fight against terrorism in term of loss of thousands of precious lives of innocent people and also faced 100 billion dollar loss but the government was fully committed to eliminate this menace from the country.
He said our resolve to fight against terror became stronger despite we suffered severely. He said government launched operation Zarb-e-Azb which was continued successfully and many important goals had been achieved against the terrorists but now extremists were on run and attacking the soft target.
Sharif said the incumbent government gain many successes economically and growth rate increased due to the effective measures of the government. He said we inherited the many challenges on economic ground but now our economy was rapidly growing.
Nawaz Sharif said as we came into the rule the three biggest challenges were present economic revival, energy shortage and scourge of terrorism which we wanted to eliminate.
“We addressed all the issues and witnessed success in many economic spheres and now the militancy is reducing and economy is growing. Now the government is starving to overcome energy issue. China is investing 46 billion dollar in diverse field and China Pakistan Economic Corridor will also benefit the country and region.
The prime minister said seventy percent population of Pakistan are below of thirty years and we are creating jobs with the help of private sector. He underscored that unemployment is decreasing and inflation rate is also than two percent.