ISLAMABAD- President Mamnoon Hussain today addressed the joint session of Parliament to mark the third parliamentary year of the PML-N government.

The presidential address is mandatory under the Constitution. In his address, President Mamnoon Hussain praised the Parliament for its wonderful performance. “This is the second time I am addressing the Parliament and it is an honor,” he said.

Talking about security issues, he said Operation Zarb-e-Azb will continue till the elimination of militants. He also urged the government to do more for the rehabilitation of IDPs.

On recent agreements with China, he said, “We will have to work very hard to complete the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor .”

Regarding electricity issues in the country, he said, “The government will make dams to address this issue.”