Lahore, August 08, 2016 (PPI-OT): The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry, while strongly condemning the heinous act of terrorism in Quetta, has said that Pakistani nation will not bow to the terrorists who are enemies of entire humanity.
In a strong worded statement issued here, the LCCI President Sheikh Muhammad Arshad, Senior Vice President Almas Hyder and Vice President Nasir Saeed said that entire nation is saddened by the huge loss of life and injuries caused by the brutal terrorists attack in Quetta. They said that business community stands shoulder to shoulder with their Balochi brothers. They said that our prayers and hearts go out to our brothers of Balochistan in this testing time.
They said that terrorist attacks in Quetta are an ample proof of the fact that terrorists have no religion and they are busy to do crime against the humanity. The LCCI office-bearers said that it is not just a terror attack on the people of Pakistan but it is a heinous crime against the entire humanity.
The LCCI office-bearers said that international community should not sit silent on the terrorism attacks in Pakistan as terrorists are fulfilling their ugly designs around the globe. They said that terrorists had already done serious terrorist attacks in Europe and could play havoc anywhere therefore all heads of states should join heads and evolve strategy to combat common battle against terrorism.
They said that the terrorist attacks in Quetta are a well planned conspiracy to shatter the peace in South Asia.
They said that government should urge Organization of Islamic Countries (OIC) and United Nations to convene a roundtable of all heads of states to make a consensus policy to cope with terrorism related incidents that have jolted the very basis of the globe. The LCCI office-bearers said that these terrorists, their supporters and facilitators should be brought to justice.
“Any further delay in taking a strong stand against terrorists would cause undue damage to the internal peace and harmony therefore there is a dire need to sit together and evolve a methodology to get rid of the menace of terrorism”, the LCCI office-bearers said.
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Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI)
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