Islamabad, July 02, 2012 (PPI-OT): Senator Mrs. Kulsoom Parveen and Senator Mrs. Naseema Ehsan from Balochistan called on Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf in his office at the Prime Minister’s Secretariat today and congratulated him on assuming the office of the Chief Executive of the country.
The Prime Minister thanked the Senators for their felicitations and said that the democratic government would address the grievances of the Baloch people on priority basis.
The Prime Minister referred to his first policy statement that he delivered at the floor of National Assembly in which he outlined the major priorities of his government. He said that in his inaugural address, he appealed to the Baloch leaders of all stripes for dialogue with the government for the redressal of their grievances.
The Prime Minister said that the present government would continue to follow a multi-pronged strategy to address the grievances of the Baloch people and end their sense of alienation. He reaffirmed the primacy of political engagement as the only option to solve the Baloch issue.
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