CM Shehbaz Shairf’s Message on International Day of Peace

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

In his message on International Day of Peace, Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif said that the purpose to celebrate this day is to sensitize the people about the importance and need of peace in the society and added that on this day, a rich tribute is to be paid to all those who have sacrificed their lives for setting up peace. He said that the establishment of environs of peace, love and affection is the basic injunction of Islam. Every man in this world has a desire to establish peace and security around and this desire of peace in the human beings is a natural process. However, injustice, ignorance, deprivation, aggression and aggressive designs are the major hurdles in the establishment of peace. Peace is not established through human desires only but for the purpose of setting up endeavoring peace, every possible motive of war is needed to be eliminated. He said that Pakistan is playing a heralding role in the efforts of establishing global peace and harmony. The Pakistan Muslim League-N government is pursuing the effective policy of eliminating of terrorism and fanaticism, he added.

The Chief Minister further said that effective measures have been adopted to eliminate terrorism and fanaticism from the country and added that due to the sincere efforts and effective policies, Pakistani nation has salvaged peace. The nation is fully committed to eliminate terrorism and fanaticism once and for all. The citizens, armed forces and law enforcement agencies have sacrifices thousands of precious lives. He said that the menace of terrorism will be totally eliminated with the power of the unity from the society. The Punjab government has made the punishments further stricter by making necessary amendments in the relevant laws to eliminate the fanaticism. He said that Punjab government is also credited for the establishment of pioneering and highly trained anti-terrorism force. This force is playing an important role for the establishment of peace and elimination of terrorism from the province. As a result of sincere and committed efforts of the government, Pakistan of today is more secure and peaceful than ever before, concluded the Chief Minister.