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PTI Decides To Effectively Counter Foreign Funding Case Propaganda

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan said the PTI has decided to effectively counter the fake propaganda against the ruling party over foreign funding case in the Election Commission of Pakistan.

Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired the meeting of the committee which discussed various issues and took important decisions.

Briefing media about the decisions, in Islamabad on Sunday, Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan said PTI s legal team has been asked to effectively present party s point of view in the ECP and the media to end disinformation and fake news.

She said the ECP should conduct an audit of all political forces instead of targeting a particular party.

Awan said core committee has decided to raise recent incident of desecration of the Holy Quran in Norway at the European Union and Organisation of Islamic Cooperation.

She said the committee not only condemned the incident of desecration of Holy Quran but also reiterated Prime Minister Imran Khan s stance that the narrative of Islamophobia is disastrous for the international peace. It hurts sentiments of billions of Muslims living across the world and provides oxygen to extremist ideology.

Firdous Ashiq Awan said the government will present a resolution at both EU and OIC levels to discourage matters, which negatively affect Muslims emotions and sentiments.

Regarding economic situation in the country, Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan said the committee unanimously commended efforts of the Prime Minister and his economic team for successfully handling economic challenges like current account deficit, trade deficit, and circular debt.