ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that Senate elections have been amicably conducted, adding that the government would table the budget for the fiscal year 2012-2013 in May.
Talking to media after the inaugural ceremony of Pakistan air university in Multan, the prime minister said that there is not a single political prisoner in the country. He said that the government believes in the independence of media, judiciary and other institutions.
Replying a question regarding foreign relations, Gilani said that Pakistan has been facing ups and downs in relationship with the United States. He said that the government would hold ties with Iran according to our own interests.
PM said that Seraiki province is a demand of the people and the government will bring amendment in this regard. He said that no conspiracy would be allowed against Seraiki province.
On economic situation, Gilani said that the government wants to facilitate the people of Pakistan under all the possible resources available, adding that the petroleum prices depend upon the international prices.