PML-N sacrifices in politics for people: Saad Rafique

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LAHORE, Nov 1 (APP): Minister for Pakistan
Railways (PR) Khawaja Saad Rafique said on Sunday the
PML-N had sacrificed in politics for people and that’s
why it had deep roots among the masses.
Addressing a seminar on “Role of Media in implementation
of Urdu” here at Aiwan-e-Iqbal, he said the PML-N had to
face various trials in its political history but it had
never compromised on principles and on the interest of country.
“Politics is important but country and the nation come
first”, he added.
Minister said that PML-N had always represented the
aspirations of the masses, and this the reason that people
supported the PML-N.Saad said that voters were very mature today, therefore,
no candidate could succeed in elections without the choice
of people.He said the PML-N did not believe in political stunt,
adding that political actors should reform themselves.
He further said the government would take all measures
to implement Urdu as official language in the country, adding
that only court orders and executive orders could not be
implemented language in a country as people’s consent was
vital.The minister said that a timeframe may be adopted to
ensure the implementation of the Urdu language as per the
constitution of the country.
The importance of regional languages cannot be ignored
and country could not afford any linguistic divide, he added.