Chairing a high-level meeting in Islamabad, the Prime Minister said Pakistan’s armed forces have rendered exemplary sacrifices in this operation.
The meeting was attended by Army Chief General Raheel Sharif, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Sardar Mehtab Ahmed Khan, Federal Minister for SAFRON, Lt. Gen (rtd) Abdul Qadir Baloch, Advisor to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs and National Security, Sartaj Aziz and Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi.
The meeting was held to discuss formulation of a comprehensive strategy for rehabilitation of IDPs and reconstruction of the areas where operation is being carried out.
Director General Military Operations briefed the meeting on the issue.
Mr. Sharif expressed hope that peace restored as a result of the operation. He said that IDPs had given great sacrifices for the stability of Pakistan and the country will look after their needs by reconstructing a better area for these displaced persons when they return.