RAWALPINDI: General Kayani says people courageously came out to vote defying the dictates of the misguided minority.
Army Chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has said that Pakistan is a peace loving country and as a nation its commitment to moderation‚ prosperity and rule of law is total and unwavering.
Addressing a seminar in Rawalpindi today he said we have the resolve and a firm belief to overcome the challenges for achieving these goals.
The Army Chief said overwhelming majority of Pakistan people is moderate‚ resilient and extraordinarily hardworking.
He said in the recently conducted general elections‚ we have amply demonstrated that as a nation we can withstand any challenge. In these elections‚ people of Pakistan not only courageously withstood the threat of terrorism; they also defied unfounded dictates of an insignificant and misguided minority.