Implementation of NAP yielding positive results: Shehbaz Sharif

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has said that effective implementation of National Action Plan against terrorism is yielding positive results and the whole nation has displayed unprecedented unity for the eradication of this menace. He said that a decisive action is being taken against terrorists and their facilitators. He said that there is no room for extremism, terrorism and sectarianism in the country and 18 crore people of Pakistan will root out terrorism with the force of unity and transform the country into a haven of peace and tranquility.
He was talking to Assembly Members of various districts who met him, here today. The Chief Minister said that Pakistan Muslim League-N government is striving to steer the country out of quagmire of problems and is providing relief to the masses in the real sense. He said that every effort is being made to raise the living standard of the deprived segments of the society and a number of programme are being implemented successfully for the welfare and uplift of the poor and less-privileged people. He said that a large number of people are benefiting from metro bus service, educational fund, self-employment scheme, Apna Rozgar programme and other public welfare projects. The Chief Minister said that PML-N is serving the people of the province selflessly for the last seven years and this process will continue in future as well. He said that billions of rupees are being spent on education and health sectors, potable water projects and provision of modern transport facilities to the citizens. He said that special attention is being paid to the development of infrastructure in the province and a splendid project for the construction and rehabilitation of rural roads has been started under Khadim-e-Punjab Daihi Roads Programme. Shehbaz Sharif said that funds are the trust of the masses and are being spent on their progress and uplift. He said that all development projects are being completed speedily and transparently while a high standard of construction is also being maintained as it is the policy of Punjab government. He said that a corruption-free culture has been promoted in the province and even the opponents of the government cannot level allegation of corruption of a single penny in this regard. The Chief Minister further said that the visit of Chinese President to Pakistan was a game changer and the historic economic package of 46 billion dollars given by China will usher in a new era of progress and prosperity in the country. He said that no effort will be spared for the speedy completion of energy projects and the promise to remove darkness from the country will be fulfilled under the leadership of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif. He said that the results of Local Bodies elections in Cantonment Boards have given a befitting reply to those who were leveling allegations of rigging in Elections 2013. He said that people have elected those who could serve them selflessly while rejected the elements who believed in the politics of protest.
Assembly members congratulated Chief Minister on the economic package of 46 billion dollars given by China and the thumping success of PML-N in Local Bodies elections. They expressed the confidence that the serious efforts of the PML-N leadership to resolve energy crisis will be successful.