Federal Minister for Climate Change Zahid Hamid has said that the PML-N leadership is taking the local party workers into confidence, and clarified that only honest and dedicated persons would be nominated for the elections of top LB posts.

Addressing the party workers in city Pasrur, he added that the party was holding consultations with them before nominating candidates for the top slots. He claimed that it would bring honest, dedicated, loyal, determined and enthusiastic candidates for the slots of mayors, deputy mayors, chairmen and vice chairmen of the municipal committees across the Punjab after the recently held polls.

He made it clear that all the nominations on all the slots would be made purely on merit after detailed consultations with the local party workers. He said that the PML-N was in very strong position to form its government in Sialkot Municipal Corporation and Municipal Committees of Daska, Sambrial and Pasrur and Zila Council Sialkot.

Hamid said that it had left all the other main political parties far behind after winning the polls, adding that the PML-N government firmly believes in the promotion of true democracy. He said that it was the only main political party always ensured the supremacy of the Constitution and promoted democracy.

He said that the government’s effective and positive policies were now bearing fruits which were reaching the common people in the country. He added that the true and loyal workers are the precious assets of the PML-N and it was striving to protect their basic rights.

Commenting over the victory of PML-N in LB polls across the Punjab, he said that it not only won the LB polls but also won the hearts of the masses. He said that the people have again trusted in the leadership of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, noting that the PML-N was enjoying the status of the biggest political party in the country and it was the most popular amongst the masses.

Hamid said that the government was fulfilling its political promises and striving to raise the living standard of the people by ensuring early and smooth provision of all the basic facilities at their doorsteps. He added that the victory of PML-N in LB polls had proved that the people were totally satisfied with performance of the PML-N. He said that the government was delivering successfully and curbing the menace of the inherited prolonged energy crisis and other inner and outer dangers.

MPA Munawar Ali Gill said that the people have strongly rejected the negative politics in the polls, adding that the results of these polls carry the lessons for those who did Dharna politics.