Gilani, Dar laud services of Bacha Khan  

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Published: 11:54 PM, 29 Jan, 2023
Gilani, Dar laud services of Bacha Khan  
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Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has said Bacha Khan's theory of non-violence is admirable and no one can deny his services to humanity, reported 24NewsHD Tv channel. 

Addressing the concluding session of two-day Bacha Khan Conference in Islamabad on Sunday, he eulogized the services of great Pashtun leader Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan famously known as Bacha Khan.  

Referring to Bacha Khan's Khudai Khidmatgar movement, the Finance Miniter said the concept is still relevant as politics should be for the service of people.

The Finance Minister said the late Bacha Khan had promoted the concept of utilizing domestic sources instead of imported ones. He added that we have to get rid of reliance on foreign aid. 

Ishaq Dar said fiscal discipline is inevitable for the prosperity of the country, and only then can democracy be stabilized.

“We must learn to uphold the dignity of our country in the comity of nations.”

He urged all political forces to join hands to steer the county out of current economic crisis.

Earlier, former prime minister and Pakistan People's Party leader Senator Yusuf Raza Gillani called for abidance by Constitution for supremacy of law and strengthening of democracy in the country.    

“Wali Khan has a big role in the constitution of 73, he said, adding that ideological people live forever. 

Bhutto and Bacha Khan have sacrificed a lot for the democratic stability of the country, Gilani added.     

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