ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister, Senator Pervaiz Rashid Thursday said the nation would renew the pledge to uproot the menace of terrorism from the country on March 23 – the Pakistan Day.
Talking to a news channel, he termed terrorism a ‘cancer’ and expressed confidence that the nation would defeat it with collective efforts.
He said practical steps were being taken to eliminate the menace and achieve durable peace in Karachi.
The minister highlighted importance of celebrating the Pakistan Day on March 23 in a befitting manner, saying that the day, since the country came into being has been celebrated with national spirit and fervour.
Pervaiz Rashid said the annual Pakistan Day Parade was being resumed on March 23, and the nation would have the opportunity to see defence capabilities of its armed forces.