LAHORE (SANA): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President and nominated prime ministerial candidate Mian Nawaz Sharif has said that the electricity crisis could not be overcome in one day and the masses should show patience on this issue, adding that the masses would feel clear difference that the direction of the PML-N government is right for the resolution of the problems of the masses. He said that the new government is inheriting a lot of problems from the previous government and the national kitty is also empty. He said that the PML-N has enthusiasm and courage for the resolution of the problems of the masses.
Mian Nawaz Sharif while addressing a ceremony organized by Pakistan Ideology Trust in connection with Yaum-e-Takbir at Aiwan-e-Karkunan in Lahore said that Pakistan had become the 7th atomic power of the world on 28th May 1998, adding that we have to see weather the situation of Pakistan is up to the status of atomic power. He said that when we enter in the atomic countries the progress could be seen everywhere.
He said that today Pakistan is deprived of electricity instead of the fact that it is an atomic power. He said that 20 hours load shedding is being observed in country.
He said that there is no electricity in the country, adding that the people could not do their business in the day and could not sleep in night time, adding that the industry has been closed. He said that there is no electricity for the farmers to run tube wells.
He said that the tiger will try to fix the responsibility that who has snatched the electricity from Pakistanis, adding that the PML-N is inheriting the huge problems, adding that the PML-N will try its best to resolve the problems of the masses.
He said that a person who has the feelings for masses could not sit peacefully, adding that it is our duty to bring out the boat from the deep waters.
He said that the PML-N government instead of giving any timeframe for the solution of the electricity problem would try its best to resolve this issue. Nawaz Shairf said that the masses would feel soon that the direction of the PML-N government is right, adding that the people who have voted for PML-N and who have voted against PML-N are happy and have confidence on the PML-N, adding that he will not let them alone in the time of trial.
Nawaz said that the PML-N voters have given countless votes to its candidates, adding that the PML-N candidates have won with the majority of even one hundred thousand votes. He said that the TV channels were used to tell the masses in night shows that no party would secure majority and there would be split mandate.
He said that the masses of Punjab have shown maturity, adding that there is some touch of sentimentalism in KPK election results, adding that there is traditionalism in Sindh and people have shown maturity in Balochistan also, adding that the PML-N have secured majority in Balochistan.
He said that the world has hailed the decision of the Pakistani masses, adding that Pakistan would change in days, adding that the homes of masses be lighted know.
Nawaz said that he is going to take oath on 5th June, adding that the electricity problem would be overcome gradually, adding that there is no one who could ask from the responsible for the electricity problem.
Nawaz Sharif said that the planning of future is done in advance, adding that the rulers should have to make arrangements to overcome the energy crisis, adding that three to four years would be required for the setting up of electricity projects.
Nawaz said that the masses should show patience, adding that the electricity problem would not end in one day, adding that the PML-N would pray from Almighty Allah to help overcoming the energy crisis and would take practical steps also. He said that the PML-N government would carry out economic blast in next five years as it had carried out nuclear blast 15 years ago. Nawaz said that the Chinese prime minister told him that every Chinese citizen knew him (Nawaz), adding he would be happy working with PML-N government, adding that we have made a plan and if it is implemented the problems of the masses would end and there would be prosperity in country.
He said that there is no money present in the national kitty, adding that every child born with debts of hundreds of thousands of rupees, adding that he used to think on these matters and could not sleep in night time, adding that there are huge problems which are being inherited from the previous government.
Nawaz Sharif said that he prays from Almighty Allah to give him strength for doing something for the masses of the country, adding he would take rest later first the problems of the masses would be resolved.
He said that the Bhahsh Dam project is ready and it needs amount of 10 to 15 billion dollars, adding that at present Pakistan even has not one billion dollars, adding that this money would be arranged soon. He said that after Bhasha Dam, Dasu Dam should be constructed, adding that these dams could provide electricity and water for agriculture sector. Nawaz said that the projects from coal would be started, adding that the power plants has no oil for production of electricity, adding that there is theft of oil and there is pilferage of electricity.
He said that the people responsible for the electricity theft would be brought to book, adding that half of the electricity problem would be resolved through this. He said that the PML-N government would bring honest and talented people for the resolution of the problems of the masses. Nawaz said that he has talked with the China and would talk with Turkey, adding we want to live with dignity in the world; instead of begging. Nawaz said we are asking foreigners to start projects and earn profit, adding he personally would visit the projects and the work of one year would be completed in three months.
Nawaz said that the PML-N government would resolve the problems of the masses as it has courage and enthusiasm for the resolution of the problems facing by the country. Nawaz Sharif said that the metro bus project had to be completed in four years but it was completed by Mian Shahbaz Sharif in 10 months. He said that the youth would be given soft loans for starting businesses.