President Khyber Pakthunkhwa Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Haji Muhammad Afzal Khan Thursday said that decision of Supreme Court in Panama case was based on justice and merit, which would give political and economic stability to country.
In an exclusive interview with APP after the decision of Supreme Court in the Panama case, the KPCCI President expressed the hope that all the parties would accept the decision of Panama case wholeheartedly and would cooperate with Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to take the case into its logical conclusion.
Haji Afzal said the SC decision had ended an atmosphere of political uncertainty and doubts in the country, which was a good omen for democracy, security and economy of Pakistan.
“There was no justification of hue and cry after decision of the Apex Court in Panama case and I appeal all the political parties to accept this decision by working together for progress and economic stability of the country.”
He said further wrangling between opponents would make a very negative effects on investment, democracy and economy of the country. Afzal said CPEC was a golden opportunity for Pakistan’s socio-economic development and all provinces would reap its fruits only when political stability existed in our country.
He said stock exchange had improved after SC verdict and now nobody could stop direct foreign investment in Pakistan.
Fawad Ishaq, former KPCCI President said SC verdict was based on justice and merit that would further strengthen democracy and economic basis of the country. He said stock exchange would further improve with this important decision. He said the SC had delivered a very important judgment in Panama case after analyzing all the available evidence and record and decision regarding formation of JIT was a good verdict in the right direction.—APP