PPP supports democracy
SUKKUR—Advisor to Sindh Chief Minister for Religious Affairs and Zakat & Usher, Senator Dr Abdul Qayoom Soomro Monday said that PPP supports democracy and democratic institutions in the country and want the present elected government to complete its tenure successfully.
In an exclusive interview with APP, he said that that PTI would not be able to achieve anything adding that Imran’s politics was immature and protest rallies and demonstrations were the right of political parties but constitution did not allow closure of any city.
Senator Soomro said the Sindh government was attaching priority to the maintaining peace, as it was a prerequisite for rapid development. He said all resources were being utilised for the protection of life and property of citizens.
He said Ulema of Sindh had played an effective role in promoting peace and harmony and they would continue making such efforts in future as well. He said that nation will have to unite on a platform for the stability of the country and elimination of terrorism and extremism, foiling the nefarious designs of anti-state elements.
Dr Abdul Qayoom Soomro said that there was a need for maintaining unity for making Pakistan a haven of peace and foil nefarious designs of the enemy. He said that law enforcement agencies had rendered glorious services for maintenance of law and order and protection of life and property of citizens.
He said that the provincial government of Sindh with the support of security forces have made effective measures in this direction and achieved successful results in the restoring peace.
Responding to a question on CPEC Project, the Senator said that Asif Ali Zardari had visited China around 20 to 22 times and made agreements with the Chinese government for joint ventures in bringing improvement in various sectors of the country.—APP