“People used to drink Peshawar’s water as if it was mineral water,” he said. Speaking about Karachi, he said that trash and garbage could be found scattered on the metropolis’ streets. “Sewerage is being disposed of in the sea, causing hurdles for fishermen.”
Pakistan not only saved its people, but we also saved the economy,” he said. The primeminister lamented how Pakistan’s various cities such as Peshawar, Lahore and Karachi used to be “clean” but were now suffering from pollution.