ISLAMABAD: Pakistan won’t take a unilateral resolution of accepting the Taliban authorities, as will probably be taken with session with different international locations, Federal Minister for Data Fawad Chaudhry mentioned Tuesday.
“We’re involved with different international locations and can decide in step with the world powers,” he mentioned, whereas addressing a press convention n Islamabad two days after Taliban ousted president Ashraf Ghani.
The “peaceable” switch of energy in Afghanistan is a welcome signal, Fawad mentioned, including Pakistan was involved with allied international locations on the evolving state of affairs in Afghanistan as Islamabad performs its position for lasting peace in Kabul.
International Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, earlier within the day — as a part of Pakistan’s efforts in reaching out to different international locations on Afghanistan’s state of affairs — held a telephonic dialog with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
Throughout the phone name, FM Qureshi mentioned that Pakistan would stay engaged with Washington and different worldwide companions in selling efforts for supporting a peaceable and secure Afghanistan.
The federal info minister hoped the Taliban would respect the human rights of the Afghans. “It’s good to see that not many losses had been incurred by individuals (in the course of the offensive),” he mentioned.
Prime Minister Imran Khan additionally took the cupboard into confidence over the quickly altering state of affairs in Afghanistan, the federal info minister mentioned.
Shifting over to the Single Nationwide Curriculum (SNC), the data minister mentioned PTI had promised to implement a uniform curriculum all through the nation earlier than coming into energy.
PM Imran Khan had launched the primary section SNC a day earlier in Islamabad for college kids of grades one to 5, the place he had mentioned that the “uniform curriculum is the precise path to freedom”.
For the primary time fashionable syllabus has been rolled out in madrassas, he mentioned, including that Nazra Quran was additionally being taught in colleges.
“Prime minister additionally desires college students of lessons 8, 9, and 10 to find out about Prophet Muhammad (PBUH),” the data minister mentioned.
Sports activities coverage
Federal Minister for Inter-Provincial Coordination Fehmida Mirza has been directed to overview the sports activities coverage and provide you with a brand new one, Fawad mentioned, after the federal government and the Olympic Affiliation of Pakistan got here below criticism following the nation’s efficiency within the worldwide occasion.
The prime minister has directed to alter the present sports activities system within the nation and requested the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports activities to start out works on this regard.
“The sports activities federation will not be performing up to speed and is in want of a complete revamp,” the data minister mentioned.
‘We spend tax cash rigorously’
Talking concerning the federal authorities’s bid to scale back bills, he mentioned the quantity spent on Prime Minister’s Workplace and President Home has been decreased “sharply”.
“The bills of the prime minister, president, and speaker have been decreased by billions of rupees,” the data minister mentioned, as he took a jibe on the Nawaz Sharif-led authorities that that they had declared Jati Umra as a camp workplace.
“We spend tax cash rigorously.”