MULTAN, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 20th Jan, 2017 ) : Mayor Naveedul Haq on Friday said traders played an important role in strengthening the national economy and their rights would be protected at all cost. He was talking to President Iron Market Shahid Shakoor here. The Mayor said traders paid taxes which was of vital importance for running the country's affairs. President Iron Market Shahid Shakoor informed the Mayor about various issues of traders. Naveedul Haq assured that he would resolve problems of traders on priority basis.