We can achieve success by overcoming challenges: President
ISLAMABAD (92 News) – President Mamnoon Hussain has on Monday said that we are facing a host of challenges and we can achieve success by overcoming these challenges.
Addressing the flag hoisting ceremony held at Convention Center in Islamabad on Monday, he said that Pakistan-China friendship is a symbol of peace and stability in the region.
“Let us join hands for development and prosperity of the motherland by keeping aside our differences. Let us promote love and harmony by overcoming hatred and misgivings and secure the future of our nation by turning despondency into hope in order to celebrate freedom in its true sense,” he added.
The president said that in the wake of challenges confronted by the country today, it was imperative to promote moderation and rationality while availing the available opportunities.
He said in such a situation, it is necessary to unite under the Constitution in the national interest by setting aside differences and ensure its supremacy.
“The Constitution is a document which will show us the path to realize national objectives by rising above our personal interests. It will also guarantee progress and stability of the motherland as a manifestation of national aspirations,” he added.
Earlier, President Mamnoon Hussain hoisted the national flag in a dignified ceremony held here to mark the celebrations of 70th Independence Day of Pakistan.
The ceremony was attended by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Chinese Vice premier Wang Yang, Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Chairman Senate Raza Rabbani, Chairman Joint Chief of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of the Air Staff Air Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah, a large number of parliamentarians, diplomats, students and people from different walks of life.