President Asif Ali Zardari has congratulated Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani for the confidence reposed unto him by the Lower House of the Parliament Thursday. The National Assembly on Thursday passed a resolution reposing complete confidence in Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani as the constitutionally and democratically elected Prime Minister and unanimously Chief Executive of this country. The House commended the Prime Minister for upholding the majesty of law by personally appearing thrice, on being summoned by the Honorable Supreme Court, and for showing great humility and respect to the Apex Court. The House also appreciated the firmness and dignity displayed by Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani in upholding the Constitution and the Parliamentary democracy in the country. In his felicitation message, the President said that the resolution of the representative of the people was a clear manifestation of his leadership qualities and his sincerity to those ideal for which Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto and Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto worked for their entire lives and even laid down their lives. The President said that as Co-Chairman of the Party, he felt proud that the Party’s Prime Minister holds the complete confidence of the House by sheer dint of his dignity, humility and leadership. Co-Chairman PPP President Asif Ali Zardari also thanked the allied parties for their unswerving support to the Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani. Spokesperson to the President Senator Farhatullah Babar said that the President also congratulated the National Assembly, the Speaker, the leadership of the allied parties for approving the resolution for creation of Province of Janoobi Punjab in order to address the grievances and to secure the political, administrative and economic interests of the people of the Southern Region of the Punjab.