United Nations- Pakistan has reaffirmed its commitment to rule of the law and human rights to achieve the sustainable development goals.

This commitment was voiced by Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations Masood Khan at a UN forum on the subject in New York.

He said under Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's vision, efforts are being made to ensure speedy and inexpensive justice for all in the country through accountability and elimination of corruption.

The Pakistan envoy said supported by strong institutions, this philosophy also influences economic growth, market vitality and equal distribution of wealth.