Says organizations mentioned by Donald Trump are also proscribed in Pakistan
Says Pakistani civil govt and armed institutions are perusing Kulbhoshan case jointly
Says Chaudhry Nisar was implementing the policies of Nawaz Sharif and PML-N
Says group involved in attack on Khawaja Izharul Hassan has been overcome at great length
Says strong economy is guarantee of strong defense of the countries
Says civil government and armed forces will ensure success of operation Raddul Fasaad
Says our armed forces are fully capable of responding Indian ceasefire violations in effective manner
KARACHI, Sep 12 (SABAH): Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Ahsan Iqbal has said that the PML N government is determined to turn Pakistan into an Asian Tiger. Ahsan Iqbal said that he wants to convey message for all that CPEC is national project of Pakistan and based on Pakistan-China friendship and no one can rollback this project and this project will certainly succeed. Ahsan Iqbal said that our armed forces are fully capable of responding Indian ceasefire violations in effective manner, adding that enemy wants to divert our attention from China-Pakistan economic corridor. Interior minister said that the group involved in attack on MQM-Pakistan leader Khawaja Izharul Hassan has been overcome at great length and some persons of this group are absconder and they are being chased. He said that soon this good news will be announced that whole group has been busted.
Talking to media persons during the visit of headquarters of the Pakistan Coast Guards in Karachi, he said that the world has changed and has entered in the era of geo-economics from geo-politics. He said that the sovereignty and prosperity of the countries is dependent to economy and economic success. He said strong economy is guarantee of strong defense of the countries. Ahsan Iqbal said we will improve the border management of Pakistani borders through civil armed forces.
Ahsan iqbal said that we will make civil armed forces in whole Pakistan a modern force so that the security needs of Pakistan could be fulfilled.
Ahsan Iqbal said he will continue the work where former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan had left, adding that the continuity of the policy and improvement in this policy should be our aim. Ahsan Iqbal said we will not reverse the policy, adding that Chaudhry Nisar was implementing the policies of Nawaz Sharif and PML-N. He said that the prime minister has been changed but the government has not been changed, adding that we will continue policies of the government and will make efforts for effectively implementing these policies. He said that civil government and armed forces will ensure success of operation Raddul Fasaad.
He said our final aim is to make Pakistan Asian tiger and economic power, adding that the case of Kulbhoshan Jhadev is continued currently at the International Court of Justice. He said Pakistani civil government and armed institutions are perusing Kulbhoshan case jointly, adding that we are watching the proceedings of the case. Ahsan Iqbal said we will effectively present Pakistani case, adding that this is the proof that our neighboring country wants to create disruption in Pakistan through terrorism and the only purpose of this is to sabotage CPEC.
Ahsan Iqbal said that few “buqrat” and “sukrat” should stop creating misunderstandings regarding CPEC in people, adding that these people could not harm Pakistan-China friendship through negative comments and through writing essays.
He said China is not plying the role of east India Company in Pakistan but China is playing the role of iron brother in Pakistan. He said the purpose of CPEC is not to harm the business of Pakistan rather its purpose is to strengthen Pakistani business.
He said China has presented Pakistani case, Russia has hailed Pakistani role, European Union has hailed the Pakistani role, adding that in US itself the analysis have been published in media and think tanks that we could not achieve long lasting peace while ignoring Pakistan.
He said that the organizations mentioned by US President Donald Trump are also proscribed in Pakistan, adding that Pakistan is against these organizations and Pakistan considers these organizations illegal.
He said whole world acknowledges Pakistani sacrifices, successes and Pakistani stance. He said Pakistani sacrifices and successes in war against terrorist are unprecedented in the world. He said we could not ignore the recognition of whole world for Pakistan after only listening speech of US President Donald Trump.
Ahsan Iqbal said the federal government will continue to play its role for the pace of Karachi through rangers, adding that the role of police in law and order is central. He said the dispute over the issue of IG police in Sindh is unfortunate, adding that he had held meeting with chief minister and governor Sindh on Monday and he is hopeful that this issue will be settled in good manner and there will be no crisis and police will play its role for the law and order of Karachi like rangers.
He said that the positive economic indicators are being appreciated by international community and aid agencies.
Referring to the CPEC the minister said that project will prove to the game changer and all its economic objectives will be achieved successfully.
He appealed to the opposition political parties not to make CPEC a controversial as its fruits will be equitable shared by all the provinces including Gilgit Baltistan and FATA.
Federal Minister Ahsan Iqbal said that the achievements of National Action Plan and Raddul Fasaad are being consolidated to ensure that the menace of terrorism and extremism is rooted out once for all from the country.
He said that youth of the nation will not be allowed at the hand of the enemies and mechanism is being drowned to seek vigilance eye on the activities, mental orientation and behavior of the students and enroll in the institution of Higher Education throughout the country.
Ahsan Iqbal said that the civil institutions and armed forces will jointly defeat of evil designs of terrorist and extremists and will come out victorious in the ongoing operation.
Ahsan Iqbal said the new terrorist group recently surfaced in Karachi has been successfully dismantled and their leaders have been arrested by the Law Enforcement Agencies. He appreciated the services of armed forces and paid rich tribute to the martyrs who laid their life in line of duty.