LAHORE: Punjab Governor Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar has said that Kashmiris and innocent Indian Muslims are being massacred in Kashmir so trade with India is out of question. The country is moving in the right direction under the leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan. The elements trying to destabilize the country will not be succeeded. Overseas Pakistanis are our asset and the government is taking practical steps to resolve their issues. He was talking to a delegation led by EU-Pakistan Friendship Federation Portugal President Syed Qasim Sajjad, Raja Zohaib Zafar and Chaudhry Tajmal Khattana among others at Governor’s House Lahore on Friday.
During the meeting, Governor Punjab Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar said that the government is stamping out corruption and impartial and transparent accountability is being ensured in the country. PTI government is taking steps to rid the country of problems such as inflation and unemployment through projects like Ehsaas program and the Kaamyab Jawan Program. Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar said that Kashmir is the jugular vein of Pakistan and Prime Minister Imran Khan is the ambassador of Kashmir. Ruling out trade with India, he said emphatically that Innocent Kashmiris are being massacred in Kashmir so the government has a clear policy of not doing trade with India. India must first resolve the Kashmir issue for peace in the region and improve bilateral ties with India Pakistan, he added.
Governor Punjab said that Prime Minister Imran Khan has been pursuing principled and ideological politics from day one , and he will not compromise on the development, prosperity and national interest. Pakistan is prospering in the economic sector and the public has full confidence in the leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan, adding he said, “We will not only make Pakistan strong and prosperous but will also restore the image of Pakistan in the world.”
Governor Punjab said that Overseas Pakistanis are an asset of the country and practical work is being done to facilitate them and resolve their issues. The role of Overseas Pakistanis in Pakistan’s economic development is commendable. He also praised the role of Chairman EU Pak friendship Federation Pakistan Pervaiz Losar in this regard.