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Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Chief Mian Mohammad Nawaz Sharif.—File Photo
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Chief Mian Mohammad Nawaz Sharif.—File Photo

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said elections were essential in order to ensure a strong and stable Pakistan, DawnNews reported.

He was speaking during a meeting in Raiwind with Sardar Ali Gohar Mahar, a political leader from Sindh.

Sharif added that timely elections were the sole method to eradicate the problems and crises confronting the nation at present.

The PML-N chief further said that it was vital to control the critical law and order situation in Karachi — Pakistan’s financial centre — and that the country’s economic progress depended on that.

Moreover, Sharif said the PML-N was studying the current situation in Sindh and should it come to power in the upcoming elections, elements violating the law would be dealt with sternly.


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Cyrus Howell Dec 20, 2012 12:34pm
One would think in a democracy that elections would be needed.
Rizwan Rauf Dec 20, 2012 02:18pm
His election means he wants to remain in power