JI for implementation of APC declaration

LAHORE: Jamaat-e-Islami Punjab Ameer MPA Dr Syed Waseem Akhtar and Secretary General Nazir Janjua on Tuesday welcomed the joint declaration of the All Parties Conference (APC) and urged the government to implement it in letter and spirit.

The Ji leaders, in a statement here, termed the APC declaration in line with the nation’s sentiments and a milestone for the country’s sovereignty and solidarity.

They hoped the government would take the APC’s unanimous resolution as the starting point of its strategy and utilize its best energies for the implementation of its decisions.

They said the issue of drone attacks must be discussed with Washington and the government should also evolve a strategy to initiate dialogue with the Taliban.