Oct 16, 2013
‘Overseas Pakistanis’ contributions towards country’s economy vital’
ISLAMABAD: Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Speaker National Assembly has said the government was facing variety of challenges that would be overcome with the help of the Pakistani nation and support of friendly countries like Britain.
Addressing Pakistani community in Birmingham, UK he said the country was on the way of democracy and heading towards development.
He urged the overseas Pakistanis to play their role in making the country self- reliant in economic field. He called upon them to remit their foreign exchange through legal channels.
Overseas Pakistanis are the assets for Pakistan and we will address their issues on priority basis. The present government gives them a meaningful role in the nation building process. Sarwar as a Governor of Punjab is the best example.
He urged the Pakistani community in Britain to play an effective role for the projection of soft image of Pakistan. He called upon overseas Pakistani that the victims and affectees of earthquake in Balochistan direly need support and help at this moment of disaster. ppi