Federal Parliamentary Secretary for Railways MNA Syed Ashiq Hussain Kirmani has said that the PML-N government is leading the nation on the path to progress and prosperity, regretting that some elements are hell bent on derailing democracy in the country.

Talking exclusively to the City Press Club president Dr Ziaul Hassan Tahir, Kirmani said that democracy had always played a pivotal role in the development of any country and his party’s government was making sincere efforts for the success of democracy and progress of the country.

The young lawmaker said that the elements creating hurdles in the smooth functioning of democracy were ill-wishers of the country and the nation, adding that Pakistan would emerge as a developed country under the leadership of PML-N Chief Nawaz Sharif. He said that his party’s chief prime minister Nawaz Sharif was making honest and unprecedented efforts to resolve the issues facing the masses and vowed that the government would overcome all the crises confronting the country. He said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the Punjab chief minister had restored the ailing economy immediately after assuming power which could be taken as an indicator of the potential both the leaders had for the betterment of the country.