Islamabad (Staff Report): Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan said that Sharifs destroyed country with their economic terrorism.
Awan in a series of tweets said, “The Sharif family destroyed the country with their economic terrorism. With what face are they speaking about going to the masses?”
شریف خاندان نے معاشی دھشتگردی سے عوام اور معیشت کو لہو لہان کیے رکھا۔معاشی تباہ کاریوں کے بعد اب یہ کس منہ سے عوام کے پاس جانے کی بات کرتے ہیں۔— Firdous Ashiq Awan (@Dr_FirdousPTI) May 17, 2019
“Those who have been destroying the economy for the past 30 years want the masses to suffer even more,” she added.
تیس سال ملکی معیشت کا جنازہ نکالنے والے عوام کا مزید تیل نکالنا چاہتے ہیں۔May 17, 2019
Earlier the day, addressing workers of Associated Press of Pakistan in Islamabad, the Special Assistant said the government and the opposition should jointly make efforts for progress and development of the country.
She urged the opposition to play a positive and constructive role instead of creating uncertainty and instability in the country.
Awan said people have attached expectations with parliament and politicians have a responsibility to respond to the national challenges.
Firdous Ashiq Awan said Prime Minister Imran Khan has a reform agenda to make future of the coming generations bright. She said institutions will be strengthened under the reform agenda. She said the previous rulers destroyed the country's economy bringing it under the heavy burden of debt.
The Special Assistant said the government believes in economic empowerment of the women, and measures to this effect are also being taken. She said women should be provided equal opportunities to demonstrate their capabilities in every sector. She said the media workers will be made part of Health Card scheme and Naya Pakistan Housing Program.