Islamabad, February 17, 2014 (PPI-OT): Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Speaker National Assembly has said that future of the country rests in hands of youth and our young people has all the potential and abilities to combat the challenges confronted to our Nation to steer the country to future glory. He expressed these views while meeting with a group of students of Lahore Grammar School in Parliament House, today.
Talking to students, he said that education is imperative for the development and progress of any country and only those nations have made progress who accorded top priority to their education sector.
The Speaker said that nation has lot of expectations from its youth and they should equip themselves of modern time technology and work hard to coup with challenges confronted to the country and to come up the expectations of the nation.
Later on, delegation was comprehensively briefed about the Constitutional history of the Parliament, Legislative practices as well as formation and functioning of the National Assembly and its Standing Committees.
The students evinced keen questions about the working of the Parliament and its committees which were replied by the Speaker. The students thanked the Speaker for facilitating them to visit National Assembly and arranging a comprehensive briefing for them.
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Karamat Hussain Niazi
National Assembly of Pakistan
Parliament House, Islamabad
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