UN: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Friday that his government’s policies are aimed at improving the quality of life of citizens, and peace is needed to empower citizens.
In his speech at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) meeting via a video link, he said that his government has always hoped to establish a just and humane society to lift the people out of poverty.
The Prime Minister said that the 75th anniversary of the founding of the United Nations is an important milestone in our collective goal of peace and stability.
Regarding the government s smart lockdown policy, he said Pakistan opened up the agriculture and construction sector. He credited the government s Ehsaas Emergency Cash Programme and other policies towards steering Pakistan out of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Imran Khan thanked the Group of 20 (G20) for debt relief for developing countries, and thanked the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the World Bank and other institutions for their support.