Nawaz lashes out at govt for corruption

Published: June 21, 2011
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PML-N chief says corruption has reached proportions never seen before.

PML-N chief says corruption has reached proportions never seen before.

BAGH: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif said on Tuesday that the government and the agencies were responsible for the deteriorating law and order situation in the country.

He made this statement while addressing a public gathering in the Bagh district of Azad Kashmir.

Sharif said that today the country was seeing corruption in every institution in proportions he had never seen before. “We will never allow them to plunder our wealth,” Nawaz said to the people of Azad Kashmir. “This is your trust. It should be spent on you and on your development.”

He said the federal ministers were busy in pleasing the army and that would prove to be an embarrassment for them.

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Reader Comments (7)

  • grink
    Jun 21, 2011 - 3:40PM

    People living in glass houses should’nt throw stones. Recommend

  • Omar Haroon
    Jun 21, 2011 - 4:31PM

    “People living in glass houses should’nt throw stones.”
    And yet if they don’t, we’ll be stuck in this never ending cycle of corruption. Regardless of his past actions, his statement does not become any less valid though I hope it becomes more than just a statement which politicians are fond of using to garner more votes.Recommend

  • chengez K
    Jun 21, 2011 - 4:34PM

    A Real Tiger!!!

    Should be visiting soon the cool London to further refine the roar!!!Recommend

  • Lobster
    Jun 21, 2011 - 6:58PM

    @Omar Haroon:
    Well said.Recommend

  • patriotic
    Jun 21, 2011 - 9:23PM

    growing hair doesnt hide ones corruption!Recommend

  • amjad
    Jun 22, 2011 - 12:14AM

    There is no disagreement on this issue. But, is he willing to admit his not only his own corruption but incompetence. If he is excluding himself his words does not mean much.Recommend

  • grink
    Jun 22, 2011 - 10:45AM

    @patriotic:
    Good one!Recommend

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