PESHAWAR,(Pakistan Point News - APP -30th Augst,2016) : Deputy Speaker, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly, Dr. Meher Taj Roghani Tuesday said that minorities are playing very important role in the national progress and development of Pakistan and they have rendered precious services for the country at every level. She expressed these views while presiding over a meeting on the issues of minorities held here under the auspices of PEAD Foundation here in her chamber in the provincial assembly.
Besides, minority MPAs Fedrick Azeem Ghauri and Askar Pervez, Executive Director, PEAD Foundation, Samina Imtiaz, Senior Coordinator, Shagufta Gul, Deputy Secretary PA, Hidayatullah, Sikh community leader, Radesh Singh Toni, Agustin Jacab, district councilors Dr. Humaira and Dr. Asiya were also present on the occasion. The Deputy Speaker clarified that the PTI led provincial government is taking keen interest in the resolution of the issues faced by the minority communities and for this purpose it had also taken very crucial steps. She urged the minority legislators to include their issues on the agenda of the assembly as per evolved procedure of the house so they could find full opportunity to take them up on the floor of the provincial assembly.