Islamabad: National Farmer’s Convention was held at Jinnah Convention Centre, Islamabad, today. Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar graced the occasion as chief guest.
General Syed Asim Munir, NI (M), Chief of Army Staff (COAS) was Guest of Honour at the occasion.
The event was attended by Federal Ministers, agricultural experts and Senior Government Officials.
Caretake Prime Minister appreciated the collaborative work of ministries and departments for achieving various milestones under the umbrella of SIFC and stressed the need to expedite various initiatives.
“Agriculture holds immense importance for socio-economic development at grassroot level, PM reiterated.
COAS while addressing emphasised , “Farmers are backbone of our agriculture sector. It’s your untiring hardwork, toil and determination that plays pivotal role in ensuring food security for millions of Pakistanis. You make us and the entire nation all proud”.
“Climate change and water scarcity are realities that challenge Pakistan’s food security and necessitate use of technology and close government-public collaboration as being done under SIFC”, COAS remarked.
“Pakistan is endowed with immense potential and abundant resources. Together, we will navigate through these challenging times, by the grace of Allah, and attain our goals across every sector, InshaAllah.
“The dividends of all initiatives by SIFC will help Pakistan come out of economic crisis. United, we as a resilient nation, will lead Pakistan towards a progressive and prosperous future, InshaAllah”, COAS concluded.