Politicians have same respect like judges, generals: PM Abbasi

PASRUR: On Saturday, Prime Minister of Pakistan  Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that politicians have the same respect as judges, generals, and government officials.

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While addressing a ceremony in Pasrur, he remarked that a country which doesn’t respect its politicians can never progress. “Politicians are in the front when it comes to running countries and solving problems.”

PM Abbasi while referring to disqualification of former foreign minister Khawaja Asif and said that he was disqualified on basis of iqama. “Iqama is nothing but a type of visa.

Asif served the people for 30 years,” he said, adding “will it benefit the country if its politicians are disqualified on the basis of one visa?”

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