Respect of vote part of PML-N manifesto in 2018: Khurram

F.P. Report

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Defense Khurram Dastgir Khan has said respect of vote would be part of the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) manifesto in next general elections 2018.

Talking to a private news channel, he said the PML-N would win general elections due to its five years performance and people were supporting narrative of former prime minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.

The minister said when PML-N came into power in 2013 the country was facing different challenges including terrorism, energy shortfall, poor economy and worst condition of law and order all over the country but due to hectic efforts of the government the situation was much better all of sectors as compared to past.

Replying to a question, he said the PML-N had always respected the national institutions including judiciary and implemented all of its decisions.

He said holding the Senate elections in time was the victory of the government, adding Balochistan  was an easy target for the opponents of PML-N.

Khurram Dastgir said anti democratic forces always prevailed in the country.

To another query, he said armed forces had played an important role in war against terror and  presented unprecedented sacrifices during eradication of this menace from the country, adding that Pakistan had played a role of front line state against war in terror and international community should recognize it rather than criticizing.