Special Assistant to the Punjab Chief Minister on Information Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan says women are playing a laudable role for progress and prosperity of the country.
Addressing a ceremony in Lahore today (Tuesday), she said that government is fully aware of the problems being faced by the women and it is committed to resolve these problems.
She said that it is need of the hour to eliminate gender discrimination and societies change when mindsets change.
Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan said country’s economy could be augmented in a remarkable manner if women play their role more actively for the mainstream economy.
Source: Radio Pakistan