RIYADH: Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb has condemned incident of passing derogatory remarks against Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and his delegation by some section of society at Roza-e-Rasool (SAWW).
In a video message on Thursday night, she said holy lands like that of Madina Manawara (SAWW) should not be used for political gains.
Terming such incidents as destruction for society, she said our workers were also there, but they were instructed not to adopt such attitude. The Information Minister regretted that there is a section of the society, which is maintaining such hateful traditions. She said it will take time, but these attitudes will change with our positive attitude.
Talking about Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif’s visit to Saudi Arabia, she said it will help strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries.
Marriyum Aurangzeb said the visit will begin new era of cooperation and strategic partnership between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia.
Talking about national economy, the Information Minister said Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif is working tirelessly with all PML-N coalition partners to provide immediate relief to masses.