LAHORE - Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has congratulated the successful candidates of the PML-N in Senate Elections terming it a remarkable achievement of the party.

During a meeting with Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafiq and legislators from various districts, the chief minister said that the MPAs took forward the democratic process by taking active part in senate elections.

“Another phase of democratic process has been completed through senate elections and newly elected members of senate will continue to play their positive role for the progress and prosperity of the nation and the country,” Shahbaz Sharif hoped.

He also spoke of the National Action Plan against terrorism, terming it voice of the whole nation. “Elimination of terrorists is utmost necessary for the solidarity and survival of Pakistan.

The nation has decided to defeat the terrorists and national action plan will prove to be result-oriented for curbing terrorism,” he added.

He said that the war against terrorism would be won with the unity and determination of the nation. The nefarious designs of terrorists would be foiled with exemplary unification and determination by the people, he added.

The legislators included Syed Saqlain Shah Bukhari, Raja Ijaz Ahmad Noon, Sheikh Allauddin, Parliamentary Secretary for Information Rana Muhammad Arshad, Muhammad Shahwaiz Khan, Syed Tariq Yaqub and Haji Imran Zaffar.