Elections to be held on time: Aziz


Elections to be held on time: AzizPrime Minister Shaukat Aziz on Saturday said next general elections will be held on time and the government of PML and its allied parties will contest on the basis of performance in the office.
The Prime Minster was talking to Chief Minister Punjab Ch. Pervaiz Elahi and Chief Minister Sindh Dr Arbab Ghulam Rahim who called on him at the Prime Minister House this afternoon.
The meeting reviewed overall law and order situation in Sindh and Punjab, besides discussing the impact of recent floods. The Prime Minister said the government was committed to providing relief and rehabilitation to the affected people and ensuring their safety and security.
The Prime Minister appreciated the efforts by the two provincial governments to improve law and order, and said this will help create stability, economic growth and betterment in the life of the people.
The meeting also discussed overall political situation, the organization and membership drive of the PML in these provinces and various initiatives for the upcoming general elections.

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