Drone protesters not serving the country: Ahsan Iqbal
LAHORE: Federal Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal has said that the drone protesters do not want the foreign investors to invest in the country, ARY News reports.
Addressing a session of the Pakistan Engineering Congress here on Friday, Ahsan Iqbal said that the drone protesters are not serving the nation. He further said that the nation does not support any sit-ins and political protests.
Further speaking, the Federal Minister stated that Imran Khan received the mandate for bringing peace in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province.
He urged the political parties of Pakistan to stand with the Federal Government in solving national issues by rejecting the protest ways.
Ahsan Iqbal, while talking on the Kalabagh Dam, said that the issue is debatable on which not a single political party has reached on a consensus. He claimed that they do not want the country to be divided just for the revenue earned by the dam.
The Federal Minister stated that the Parliament is seeking cheap resources to create energy in the country. He added that vast opportunities are present to develop the textile industries by gaining the Generalized System of Preference (GSP) status.