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Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has urged PPP and MQM to resolve their differences to help establish peace in the province.

Talking to media in Karachi after visiting Karachi stock exchange , he expressed concern over the killing of MQM party workers. He said, within 30 days, the police will submit report after completing its probe into the incidents. Nawaz Sharif said, the government will address reservations of all political parties in Sindh. He said, enemy could take benefit from the mistrust between PPP and MQM. He assured all possible support of the federal government for removing mistrust between the two parties. The Prime Minister said the economy is moving on the right track. He hoped that the energy crisis would be overcome during tenure of the present government. He said, import of liquefied natural gas would start in a couple of months, which would be supplied to industries and electricity plants. He said the government is also working to set up new gas based energy plants to control energy crisis. Nawaz Sharif said, the government is going to further slash the petroleum prices and he will announce the reduction tomorrow. He said the relief must trickle down to poor. He said inflation has been brought at the lowest level. He directed the chief minister Sindh to ensure significant reduction in transport fares.

 

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired a meeting in Karachi to review law and order situation in the mega city.

He reiterated the government's commitment that criminal elements will not be spared at any cost. The Prime Minister also appealed Pakistan Peoples Party and Mutahidda Qaumi movement to jointly work for peace in the country's commercial capital and other parts of Sindh province.

 

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the government would expedite energy projects to put country on the path of sustainable development.

During a visit to Karachi stock exchange, Nawaz Sharif said the government is committed to over come energy crisis. Appreciating the performance of KSE, the Prime Minister said that stock market has witnessed an upward trend due to government's economic policies. The Prime Minister said business is improving at KSE with the passage of time and inflation stands at its lowest point. Nawaz Sharif said in June 2013 when he took the government the stock market was at twenty thousand and now it has crossed the bench mark of thirty four thousand.

 

Senate advisory committee in its meeting in Islamabad decided that the current session of upper house of the parliament is to be continued for one week.

The meeting chaired by deputy chairman senate Sabir Baloch also decided that during the session legislative measures and other national and international issues will be debated.

 

Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid has asked PTI chairman Imran Khan to update the nation with progress of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa government on national action plan.

In a statement, he said, Imran khan always mislead the masses. He asked Imran Khan to answer for misleading the masses about na-122. Pervaiz Rashid said, Imran Khan only knows cricket, so do not comment on that. He urged khan to refrain from commenting on the country's economy and energy.

 
 
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