ISLAMABAD: (Parliament Times) President Mamnoon Hussain has stressed the need for reviving the spirit and principles embodied in the Charter of Madina for a welfare state.
He was addressing a seminar on ‘Construction of Society on the basis of Principles of Charter of Madina’ in Islamabad on Friday.
The President said the Madina Charter laid down universal principles of justice and equality for all mankind.
He said state is the pivot around which revolve the aspirations of people.
Mamnoon Hussain said it was this aspiration and the light of those guiding principles for welfare state in the Madina Charter that led to successful culmination of struggle for Pakistan.
He said Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah and Allama Iqbal followed the very principles as were propounded by the Holy Prophet (PBUH).
Mamnoon Hussain said the secret behind our future development and prosperity lies in practicing these principles.