Business community always stands with Pakistan army: APBF


The All Pakistan Business Forum expressing full solidarity with the Pakistan army has warned of creating division between the military and the public and said the business community is always standing with them.

In a statement issued on Saturday, APBF President Syed Maaz Mahmood observed that political stability and law and order are the pre-requisite for the strengthening of the national economy and must for the survival of the country and this hateful drive is actually aimed at creating ciaos and uncertainty in the country.

He gave a strong reaction to the recent incidents of violence, and attacks on government and military installations, calling it an attack on the integrity of the country and demanding strict action against those responsible. He said that Pakistan is already going through an economic crisis. He said that due to the recent violent incidents, the value of the dollar suddenly increased, which caused irreparable damage to the economy.

APBF Chairman Ibrahim Qureshi said that due to the current political instability, the economic crisis is becoming a serious situation. If this series continues, then the integrity of Pakistan will be at stake. He said that all political parties should forget all their differences and negotiate and decide on the Charter of Democracy.—Agencies