Peace, development in Balochistan govt’s top priority: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday said peace and development in Balochistan was top priority of the government.

“It is highly encouraging that a female has been elected speaker of Balochistan Assembly for the first time,” he said while talking to Speaker Balochistan Assembly Raheela Hameed Durrani in Islamabad.

Nawaz Sharif said peace had been restored in the province due to commendable efforts of  civil and military law enforcement agencies during the last three years.

Raheela Durrani thanked the Prime Minister for his keen interest in restoration of peace and putting the province on the path of development. She also briefed the Prime Minister on the Parliamentary and legislative proceedings in the Provincial Assembly.

Radio Pakistan