ISLAMABAD: Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar has said despite numerous challenges, the best possible arrangements have been made
to ensure peaceful and seamless conduct of elections on polling day.
He was talking to Commonwealth Observer Group led by its Chairman Goodluck Jonathan in Islamabad on Tuesday.
Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar welcomed the Commonwealth Observer Group in Pakistan. He said Pakistan is proud to honor its commitment as a Commonwealth member state by inviting independent international observers to witness the general elections.
The Caretaker Prime Minister highlighted the Caretaker Government has fulfilled its responsibilities to run the day-to-day affairs of the state and create a conducive environment ahead of the elections. Now it is the turn of the people of Pakistan to exercise their democratic right to vote. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan said the Commonwealth Observer Group would be visiting various polling sites throughout the country to observe the election process.
Kakar assures support Kashmiris
Meanwhile, Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar has entire nation support the Kashmiris for the right to self-determination and stand shoulder to shoulder with their brethren for their inborn right.
Speaking during his visit to Muzaffarabad, Azad Kashmir on the occasion of Kashmir Solidarity Day on Monday, he said Pakistan would continue to provide moral, political and diplomatic support to its Kashmiri brothers and sisters until they realize their right to self-determination as per the UNSC resolutions.
Talking to the Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Chaudhry Anwarul Haque and Speaker Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly Chaudhry Latif Akbar here, Premier Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar said the final and just solution of the Kashmir issue was possible only under the free and impartial referendum according to the resolutions of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).
He said the Indian atrocities in Jammu and Kashmir under the illegal rule of India were not hidden from anyone and the silence of the international community on Indian atrocities on innocent Kashmiris was alarming and reprehensible.
The speaker of the Legislative Assembly and the prime minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir welcomed the prime minister’s visit to Muzaffarabad. They said the PM Kakar’s visit to Muzaffarabad on the occasion of Kashmir Solidarity Day had sent a clear message to India that the hearts of Pakistani and Kashmiri brothers and sisters beat together.