Democracy guarantees economic, social progress: NA Speaker

ISLAMABAD, Sep 15 (APP):Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser said democracy guarantees economic and social progress, international peace, security, basic human rights and freedom.

In a message on the occasion of International Democracy Day that is celebrated on September 15, he said democracy was imperative for securing peace, human rights and development.

He said in a democratic system a person could freely be part of the political and economic system and culture.