ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 4th Jul, 2020 ) :Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser Saturday said the Parliament was cognizant of the importance of agriculture for the economy of the country.
He also remarked that issues faced by farmers and agriculturalists had been the special focus of the special parliamentary committee on agriculture. He said, ‘farmers and agriculturalist issues need consistent attention of the Parliament and parliamentarians.’ He expressed these views while chairing the meeting with agriculturists and farmers from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the Parliament House.
The Speaker remarked that he was in Parliament due to farmers of his constituency and realized the gravity of the issues faced by farmers.
He resolved that he would continue to support farmers in his capacity.
Shandana Gulzar, member National Assembly appreciated NA Speaker for his efforts especially for concentrating on the issues faced by farmers.
While representatives of farmers thanked the Speaker for effectively voicing their efforts.