Political Stability Vital For Economic Development: Prime Minister
Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani said that it was imperative for economic development to have political stability in the country.
Addressing a ceremony organized for Achievement Award 2010 in Lahore Chamber of Commerce, the PM said that 2008 elections were held after great struggle and he was the first PM elected unanimously. He said that no compromise would be made on principles. He said that democracy was achieved after long battle and he promoted politics of reconciliation. He said that Musharraf was forgiven when he resigned and it was up to people to hold him accountable. He said that orders of judiciary would be implemented.
Talking to Dunya News, senior analyst Najam Sethi said that it was time for the PM to come forward and reject the rumors of government change. He said that meetings of PPP leaders were held in which the PM had accepted that they had committed some mistakes. The PM made clear two things that they had committed some mistakes and they would try to settle differences within PPP.
Talking to Dunya News, senior journalist Mushtaq Minhas said that all the things the PM talked about were correct but he didn’t mention his mistakes in the speech. It seemed he answered the questions of party leaders who started raising fingers on him.