No nation can aspire to achieve progress without sacrifices: President, PM

ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) - President Dr. Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan in their separate messages on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha have said that without spirit of sacrifice, a nation cannot aspire to achieve goal of development.

President Dr. Arif Alvi urged the people to continue raising their guard against the fourth wave of coronavirus by strictly observing all standard operating procedures to contain its further spread.

He stressed upon prolonging these efforts to overcome the fourth Delta variant wave.

The President said the Prime Minister had made the decision against complete lockdown and by taking care of the livelihood of the poor segments of society.

The Prime Minister Imran Khan in his message said it was the passion which helped the Pakistani nation to save itself from the global coronavirus pandemic with wisdom, national strategy and patience.

The Prime Minister said that economic situation with which the country was confronted, has been changing now and the economy has now been put on the right track.

He said through different schemes launched by his government, the people are being provided with relief.

Imran Khan said the day is not far, when Pakistan would be standing equally in the ranks of developed countries.