Sinking economy poses grave threat to national security: Shahbaz Sharif


LONDON:    Opposition leader in National Assembly (NA) Shahbaz Sharif has said Niazi government has failed in running government affairs completely and if the national economy continues to sink this way it will pose grave threat to national security.

In a statement issued here Saturday Shahbaz condemned further 45 percent hike in gas tariff saying he rejects this increase and demands of the government to withdraw it.

He questioned prices of gas, electricity, petrol and essential commodities have been increased exorbitantly and how will people will remain alive. How the business will run.

He demanded that minimum salary be fixed Rs 30000 and an immediate relief of Rs 10000 be afforded to the salaried class forthwith keeping in view the inflation and economic situation of the country.

He underlined that the incompetent clique should go home instead of subjecting the national interest to its experiments.

Nation wants the biggest change that incumbent incompetent and inefficient clique should go home, he remarked.

He maintained that Niazi Sahib can abuse others only but the country can not run by abusing.