Democracy gaining strength; state pillars working harmoniously: President

ISLAMABAD, May 6 (APP): President Mamnoon Hussain Friday said that democracy was strengthening in Pakistan and the executive, legislature and judiciary were working harmoniously.

In a meeting with Secretary General Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) Akbar Khan who called on him at the Aiwan-e-Sadr here, the President expressed satisfaction that the country was moving in the right direction and democracy would grow further with the passage of time.

The President said that democracy and good governance were essential for development and harmony in the country. The government attached great importance to ensuring human rights for all segments of society, he added.