Karachi operation against criminals, not any specific party: PM Nawaz

NAWAZ SHARIFKARACHI:Prime Minister of Pakistan (PM) Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday clarified that the Karachi operation was initiated by taking all the parties into confidence and it is against criminals rather than any specific political party reported.

While talking at the award ceremony of Karachi Stock Exchange, PM Nawaz felicitated the winning companies and wished them luck for their future plans.

PM Nawaz said that Pakistan is facing many challenges for which we are working seriously to eliminate the problems from the country.

Talking about Bhasha Dam, Nawaz Sharif assured to make Bhasha Dam a bigger reservoir than Mangala and Rawal dam.

He said that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is keen to curb terrorism from the country as operation Zarb-e-Azb has destroyed all the hideouts of terrorists whereas thanking the Pakistan Army, he said that the armed forces have played their provident role. 

Karachi operation was initiated in September 2013 by taking all the parties into confidence whereas government with a help of administration has tried to make Karachi free from terrorism, target killing, kidnapping for ransom and street crimes as we want to make Karachi a peaceful heaven for the citizens,” he added.

PM Nawaz further wished to have friendly relations with the neighboring country India and has also urged the lndian leadership to initiate table talks.

Moreover, he further vowed to overcome gas and electricity load-shedding as early as possible for the restoration of economical development in the country.

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