PIAF condemns Indian aggression on LoC

PIAF condemns Indian aggression on LoC

LAHORE

The Pakistan Industrial and Traders Associations Front (PIAF) has strongly condemned the Indian aggression at line of control and working boundary of Pakistan. PIAF chairman Irfan Iqbal Sheikh in a joint statement along with senior vice chairman Tanveer Ahmed Sufi and vice chairman Shahzeb Akram here on Saturday said that the act of Indian government has created alarming situation which is very much dangerous for regional peace.

He said that the whole nation always stands behind Pakistan army during war and peace time. The business community unconditionally supports the guardians of our ideological and geographical frontiers. We are peaceful country but, in case of any aggression our armed forces are capable to deter any aggression effectively, he warned.

He said government needs to take a tough stand and the best way was to end trade relations, as bilateral trade volume was already in India’s favour. “It’s very unfortunate that SAARC Conference has been postponed and it will cause a deep impact on the economy of this particular region” Irfan Iqbal Sheikh worried, he said that the Indian aggression has also made the ceasefire agreement ineffective. PIAF leader urged the government of Pakistan to raise the issue at all international forums forcefully. Business leader announced his full support for government to protect and save the country from any foreign aggression. PIAF office bearers also appealed to all political leaders to work for the solidarity of the country.

He also urged New Delhi to utilize its all available resources to bring prosperity in the region. South Asia has a rich potential to boost the economies of the region and if proper steps are taken, poverty and unemployment can be reduced. Pakistan wants better relations with India, but no compromise would be made on dignity and sovereignty, he added.

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