By Shabbir Hussain
ISLAMABAD, Jan 15 (Alliance News): Pakistan is moving towards general elections 2024, it is very important to inform the people about the situation in the country.
The impact of electoral systems on the political process and interest in citizen participation is an important topic for election regulators because electoral systems are one of the fundamental elements of representative democracy. An important aspect of representative democracies is how elected officials are selected.
Citizens’ commitment to the political process in elections is an important topic to consider, with high turnout in upcoming elections being an important factor for better democracy.
Federal Secretary Information and Broadcasting Shahra Shahid emphasized the need to provide information and said that as the country is moving towards elections, it is very important to provide information to the people about the situation in the country.
He said this while addressing a seminar on “Elections 2024: Economic Reform Agenda of Political Parties” organized by the Press Information Department at a local hotel.
The Federal Information Secretary said that the Press Information Department has always tried to provide a platform where the future of the country can be discussed.
He said that with regard to the elections, everyone should be informed about the difficulties and challenges the future government will face and how it will be able to deal with these problems and challenges.
He said that we have the entire spectrum of national broadcasting organizations and electronic media where the country’s problems and challenges can be discussed in detail. The Federal Information Secretary said that the media is playing an important role in providing information.
The purpose of today’s seminar was also to highlight the country’s problems through the seminar regarding the elections. He said that organizing the seminar is the best effort of the Press Information Department.
Participating in the discussion on “Election 2024: Economic Reforms Agenda of Political Parties” organized by the Press Information Department, the Caretaker Federal Minister for Information, Broadcasting and Parliamentary Affairs Murtaza Solangi has said that politics on the future of elections. Shouldn’t be. InshAllah the elections in the country will be held on February 8, 2024 and there should be no doubt about it.
He said that the preamble of the Constitution of Pakistan states that the country will be run by its elected representatives. The elected people do not have the power to decide the future of the country.
He said that the future government and national political parties should come up with a realistic economic reform agenda and present a realistic comprehensive program to improve economic reforms and make promises that they believe they can deliver.
The Information Minister said that we are few days away from the elections, the Election Commission is firm on its stand regarding the elections, the Election Commission is the only constitutional body which has given the schedule of the elections and any change in it is at the discretion of any other body. . I’m not. He said that we will fulfill the financial, administrative and security requirements of the Election Commission.
Federal Minister of Information said that politics is the concentration of economy and economic interests, there is a need to improve the economic situation of Pakistan.
He said that a quarter of the country’s GDP comes from agriculture, but the tax collection from this sector is very low.
He said that the country’s population is increasing rapidly, which is putting pressure on sectors like health and education.
Caretaker Federal Minister for Information, Broadcasting and Parliamentary Affairs Murtaza Solangi has said that it is in the interest of all political forces and the country that elections be held on February 8.
A quarter of the country’s GDP comes from agriculture, but the tax collection from this sector is very low, while the country’s population is growing rapidly, putting additional pressure on sectors such as health and education, while we face climate problems. is also faced with Change,” he maintained. He stressed the need to improve relations with neighboring countries without which the country cannot be economically strong.
The caretaker government is working diligently on the reform agenda, PIO Dr. Tariq Mehmood Khan
Principal Information Officer Dr. Tariq Mehmood Khan has said that the caretaker government is working diligently on the reform agenda. There is an important need.
While thanking the participants at the end of the first day of the seminar organized under the auspices of the Press Information Department at a local hotel, he said that the main purpose of this seminar is the economic reforms agenda of the political parties for the 2024 elections.
The purpose of this event is to send a message to the common man including the media that reforms are of utmost importance to get the country out of the challenges it is facing. We invited all political parties to participate in it. could not come due to
He thanked the Jamaat-e-Islami and the Stability Pakistan Party for participating in the seminar.
He said that Caretaker Prime Minister Anwar Haq Kakar is most focused on reforms because we are working together with Special Assistant to Prime Minister Fawad Hasan Fawad, Federal Minister IT Dr. Umar Saif and other federal ministers. Working to bring reforms in the country. He specially thanked the political parties, economists and senior journalists who participated in the seminar.