SIALKOT - Federal Minister for Water & Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif said that the government was promoting the politics of tolerance and reconciliation, and urged the political parties to shun their differences and join hands with the government to protect the national interest.

During an open court held at Central PML-N House, the federal minister said that the negative politics was causing great financial loss to the national economy, adding that it was not the time to do the politics of conflicts which was a conspiracy against the nation.

He said that the government’s policy of tolerance should not be taken as weakness by anyone. Mr Asif said that the government was fulfilling its promises gradually besides raising the living standard by ensuring the early and smooth provision of basic amenities.

He added that the government was well aware of the problems of the masses and was making hectic efforts to fight energy crisis, control price hike, end unemployment, alleviate poverty and create maximum jobs in the country.