Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said brilliant youth are the future of Pakistan who will help to achieve the cherished goal of a progressive, developed and prosperous country, reported Radio Pakistan.

He said this while interacting with a group of selected students from various schools of Islamabad today.

Advising the youth to work hard towards attaining the goal of a developed Pakistan, Abbasi said the government is working with utmost dedication for the socio-economic uplift of the people of Pakistan.

He cited various development projects that are helping to bring about a meaningful change in the life of ordinary people.

The prime minister said his government is striving and putting in place an infrastructure that provides the youth better connectivity and reach.

He said various organs of the state are working in total cohesion to make the federation strong.