ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif today held a meeting with Speaker of Balochistan Assembly Rahila Hameed Durrani and lauded the security arrangements, made by the forces in the province.

During the meeting, PM Nawaz felicitated Rahila Durrani for becoming the first woman speaker of the assembly and assured that the prosperity and peace in Balochistan was government’s first priority.

He lauded the civil and military departments for ensuring tranquility in the province and hoped that the authorities concerned would continue their responsibility honestly.

Rahila Durrani also appreciated the efforts by the government made for combating terrorism and other criminal activities in the country. She said that the incumbent government had done a lot for the security of the state.

She also briefed the Prime Minister about legislative procedure in the provincial assembly.