Opposition trying to bring people out to escape accountability


Staff Reporter


Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Political Affairs Naeem-ul-Haq Thursday while criticizing in strong terms the opposition parties over celebrating ‘ Black Day ‘ termed it a new tactic of opposition to hide their failure as they wanted to escape the alleged cases. Talking to PTV news, he said the alleged people after looting the national Exchequer did not feel guilty over it and even striving hard to divert the attention of the masses by using the tools of public gathering and observing the days.
‘Black Day and other tactics of opposition can not defeat the government as the PTI government is taking all significant initiatives in favor of nation that will definitely change the fate of common man in near future’, he added. He further said government had started many projects including housing and loan schemes for common man. While commenting on national economy, he said former regimes had left the national kitty in the worst condition adding the loyal and sincere efforts of the incumbent government would strengthen it gradually.
Meanwhile, Provincial Minister for Information, Shaukat Yousafzai Thursday said that opposition parties are trying to bring people on roads to escape accountability. In a press statement issued here, Provincial Information Minister said opposition call of observing Black Day in connection with first anniversary of general elections 2018 has been fizzled out because they failed to bring people out.
He said through these tactics corrupt politicians cannot protect themselves from being held accountable for their wrong doings. He also visited the venue where opposition had to stage public rally and inspected security situation besides other facilities being provided by government for the participants.
About price hike, Shaukat said it is because of wrong economic policies of the previous governments and soon will be overcome. ‘With recovery of looted amount from corrupt people, the scourge of price hike will be controlled,’ Shaukat added. He also lauded successful visit of Prime Minister Imran Khan to United State as a result of which for the first time Kashmir issue got much importance at international level.
Meanwhile, it is reported that Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf Islamabad chapter, Fareed Rehman Thursday organized a ceremony at National Press Club to celebrate ‘Youm e Tashakur’ to commemorate PTI’s historic win during last general elections