PM takes notice of congratulatory ads

Islamabad: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has taken strict notice of recent advertisements appearing in section of national media sponsored by the government departments and public sector organizations, congratulating him on assumption of office.

According to a spokesman of the Prime Minister’s House on Friday the Prime Minister expressed his concern over these advertisements and issued directives to relevant authorities to present before him the replies in response to the show cause notices issued to the National Highway and Motorway Police and National Bank of Pakistan for further necessary orders in the matter.

The spokesman said that Prime Minister acknowledges and values the love, affection of the nation and emotions of his supporters and urges them to concentrate on nation’s building rather than sending congratulatory messages to him.