PM terms serving nation as govt’s prime responsibility

He expressed these views during a meeting with in-service and retired civil and administrative officers in Lahore on Tuesday, who shared their experiences about governance, administrative issues and implementation of policies.

The Prime Minister said able officers guide any political government regarding progress and prosperity of the country and fortunately Pakistan has got such worthy officers who are precious assets of the country.

He said consultation will be made with all stakeholders to enact laws regarding accountability and transparency.

Shahbaz Sharif said civil servants are part of the government team and it is necessary to address their reservations.

During the meeting, Chief Secretary Punjab, Provincial Secretaries of various departments, former Chief Secretaries and Heads of different departments presented proposals regarding future projects, role of effective bureaucracy and provision of relief to masses.

Source: Radio Pakistan