Pak-US relations improving:Ahmed Mukhtar

Defence Minister Chaudhary Ahmed Mukhtar Friday said that Pak-US relations were fast improving, adding that it would take time to overcome misunderstandings in relations between the two countries. Addressing an Iftar Dinner hosted by PPP workers here, he said that PIA deficit has been reduced from a mammoth 114 billion ruppees to 48 billion rupees during the PPP government, adding that the masses would soon receive good news regarding PIA. The federal minister said a viable solution was sought on the worsening law and order situation in Karachi but the proposed remedy was unpracticable, stressing that government was adopting all measures to defeat law-breakers in Karachi.
Ahmed Mukhtar said party of the occupants of ‘Takht-e-Lahore’ was a G.T.Road party and it was ridden with internal strife, adding that PML-N has learnt its lesson by contesting elections against PPP in AJK.