Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif called on President Mamnoon Hussain at Aiwan-e-Sadr on Friday and held detailed consultation on matters regarding Operation Zarb-e-Azb, Balochistan and Sindh, flood situation and efforts for rehabilitation of flood affectees.
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif arrived at Aiwan-e-Sadr in the morning to meet the President and exchanged views on matters of national importance. The Prime Minister took the President into confidence on developments regarding different national issues and related decisions of the government.
The two leaders reviewed in detail Operation Zarb-e-Azb and actions being carried out in different parts of the country to eliminate lawlessness and terrorism and expressed satisfaction over the results and hoped that the situation would further improve in the country as a result of these efforts.
Detailed consultation was held between the President and the Prime Minister over the situation in Balochistan and Sindh. The Prime Minister took the President into confidence on the overall situation prevailing in both the provinces and over government policies and decisions relating to them. The President and the Prime Minister noted with satisfaction that positive results are emerging in consequence of actions being taken to end lawlessness in these provinces.
The President advised the Prime Minister that the government should continue with its efforts to restore law and order and carry out measures for economic development and progress. Both the leaders also expressed satisfaction over the improvement in law and order situation in Karachi and interior Sindh and noted that performance of government departments has also improved. The two leaders agreed that the process of constructive measures should continue for improvement of situation in Sindh and Balochistan.
Expressing satisfaction over efforts being carried out in different parts of the country for rehabilitation of flood affectees, the two resolved not to leave the flood affectees in the lurch and to mobilize all available resources for their rehabilitation. Both the leaders expressed deep grief over the army helicopter crash near Mansehra and prayed for salvation of the martyred army officers and jawans.
The two leaders concurred that countrywide work on public welfare projects in education and health sectors should continue expeditiously. President Mamnoon Hussain said that national economy is improving day by day and commended efforts of the Prime Minister and his team in this regard due to which relief is being passed on to the people.