ISLAMABAD- Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) today lauded the neutrality of the army during the political crisis which has taken the country and its economy hostage.

Army leadership is against any intervention and is not involved in backing the protesters directly or indirectly.

COAS General Raheel Sharif said, “The army believes in continuation of the democratic process. That is the only course by which the country can make its way into the ranks of developed countries.”

Army is currently engaged in a decisive battle of ‘Zarb-e-Azb’ as well as rescue and relief in flood affected areas.