Prime Minister takes notice of congratulatory ads

Islamabad, June 07, 2013 (PPI-OT): A spokesman of the Prime Minister’s Office said here Friday that Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has expressed his concern over recent advertisements appearing in the national media sponsored by Government departments and public sector organizations, congratulating him on his assumption of the office of Prime Minister.

The spokesman said that the Prime Minister has taken strict notice of these advertisements and issued directives to relevant authorities to present before him the replies to show cause notices issued to National Highway, Motorway Police and National Bank of Pakistan for further necessary orders in the matter.

The spokesman said that the Prime Minister acknowledges and values the love, affection of the nation and emotions of his supporters and urges them to concentrate on nation building rather than sending congratulatory messages to him.

For more information, contact:
Haji Ahmed Malik
Principal Information Officer
Press Information Department (PID)
Tel: +9251 925 2323 and +9251 925 2324
Fax: +9251 925 2325 and +9251 925 2326