Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan has on Friday, while commenting on the Hazara community protest, said that no premier can be blackmailed and it is not appropriate to condition the burial of the victims of the gruesome Machh incident with PM’s arrival.
Speaking at the opening ceremony of the Islamabad Special Technical Zone Authority, Imran Khan said that he said that if the killed coal miners are buried, he will visit Quetta today.
The Prime Minister said the government has accepted all the demands of Hazara community and the bereaved families will be compensated and fully taken care of as they have lost their bread earners in the despicable incident.
Imran Khan said he also sent his cabinet members to Hazara community to deliver a message that the government fully stands behind them.
Imran Khan said the Mach incident is part of the Indian conspiracy to instigate anarchy and sectarian strife in Pakistan. He said the Indian plot was to murder the religious scholars of different schools of thought.
The premier commended the intelligence agencies for foiling four major terrorist activities including one in outside Islamabad. He said we have put out the fire which the enemy was conspiring to stoke through sectarianism.
Regarding the activation of the Special Technology Zone Authority, the Prime Minister said that this step is aimed at stimulating the IT sector to promote its development. He said that this will provide young people with huge employment opportunities and promote our IT-related exports.
The Prime Minister said that our foreign Pakistanis, including those in the United States, can benefit from the incentives provided for IT companies. He expressed confidence that establishing a technology zone in the country will also help attract foreign investment.