ISLAMABAD, Sept 15 (APP): Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz
Sadiq on Friday said continuation of democracy was indispensible for
national peace, stability and progress.
In his message on the eve of International Day of Democracy, the
Speaker said, world nations celebrate this Day with an aim to
discourage dictatorship and strengthen democratic forces.
“Democracy ensures protection of fundamental human rights, socio-
economic development as well as international peace and security,”
the Speaker said.
He said democracy encourages consensus instead of differences
and electoral process in the country is playing an important role in
In another statement, Deputy Speaker National Assembly Murtaza
Javed Abbasi said derailing democracy again and again had weakened
“But, today democracy is getting strong roots and all
political forces in the country are united on issue of national
importance,” he added.