December 10, 2022

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Conspiracies being hatched to destabilize govt in Pakistan: PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan has said conspiracies are being hatched to destabilize government in Pakistan through foreign funds. 

Addressing a mammoth public rally of PTI entitled ‘Amr Bil Maroof’ in Islamabad on Sunday, he said our own people are being used either unintentionally or deliberately for this purpose. He said now the nation has to decide whether it will allow these conspirators and slaves to hatch conspiracies against the government.

Waving a paper, he said a written threat has been hurled on us from abroad, but I want to make it clear that we will not compromise Pakistan’s interests. He said anyone doubts his claim can come and have an off the record discussion in this regard. He said the media and the nation should think as to how long we can remain like this. He said he will reveal details of the foreign conspiracy very soon and at some appropriate time.

Without naming former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, former President Asif Ali Zardari, and JUI-F Chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman, Imran Khan said Pakistani nation knows that how a person sitting in London meets with whom and characters sitting in Pakistan is towing whose line.

The Prime Minister said similar conspiracy was hatched against former Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto for pursuing an independent foreign policy but what an irony it is that ZAB’s son in law and grandson are today sitting with those, who have been involved in the killing of Bhutto.

Talking about his party’s dissidents, Imran Khan said that a PTI parliamentarian having differences with the government should resign first and then take any decision by his own. He said if anyone of the PTI members voted for the no-confidence motion against the Prime Minister, the people will never forgive him. He expressed the confidence that not only the dissident MNAs of PTI will re-join the party fold, but PML-N and PPP members, who know this conspiracy, will also go against the motion.  

Prime Minister Imran Khan expressed the resolve to make Pakistan an Islamic welfare state on pattern of the State of Madina as established by Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him).

He said corrupt elements have been plundering the national wealth for thirty years and now they are trying to blackmail him by moving a no-confidence motion against him.

Imran Khan said he will not compromise on supremacy of law to put the powerful under the ambit of law that is why no NRO will be given to corrupt.

The Prime Minister said the government introduced universal health coverage, allocated massive funds under Ehsaas Programme, and provided interest-free easy loans to youth under Kamyab Jawan Programme.

Imran Khan said with the increase in tax collection, the government gave a subsidy of 2.5 billion rupees, reducing the prices of petrol, diesel and electricity. 

Imran Khan said we introduced the policy of smart lock down to handle Covid-19 pandemic.

He said the entire world lauded our policy of protecting our people and the economy in a sane manner. Quoting a report of the World Bank, he said there is least unemployment in Pakistan as compared to other countries of the subcontinent.

He said that due to prudent policies of the government, economic growth was recorded at 5.6 percent.

Further highlighting his government’s pro-people policies, the Prime Minister said exports, industry and tax collection witnessed record growth.

He said 30 billion rupees were allocated to facilitate salaried class to have their own house through easy loans.

He said ten big dams are under construction and will likely be completed by 2028. This will ensure availability of sufficient water for irrigation and human consumption.

Imran Khan said Ravi Urban City project is being completed in Lahore, which is the second planned city after Islamabad in the history of Pakistan. Besides, Lahore Business District is being established to promote businesses in the country.

He said the government has successfully revived the Reko Diq project, which will bring an investment of nine billion dollars. He said the people of Balochistan will benefit the most from this project.

Talking about the government’s initiative to overcome climate change challenge, Imran Khan said that his government is working on Ten Billion Tree Tsunami Program.

He said that we will leave an environmentally-protected country for the coming generation.

He said the government will make Pakistan a tourism hub as it is blessed with enormous scenic beautiful tourism places.  He announced to make Skardu of Gilgit Baltistan as a skiing capital of the country.