QUETTA: President Mamnoon Hussain has said, people and security forces in Balochistan have defeated the negative propaganda of certain elements about China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

He was addressing the concluding ceremony of Shooting Championship today. The president warned such elements to refrain from misleading people about the multi-billion project.

He expressed confidence over improved law and order situation in the province. He said international community acknowledges the sacrifices of Pakistan in the war against terror.

Mamnoon Hussain said credit for restoration of peace in Balochistan goes to the people and security forces of the province, who rendered countless sacrifices for the cause.

He said operation Zarb-e-Azb has transformed into an ideology and a national course of action.

The president also paid visit to the Yadgaar-e-shuhada at Quetta camp.

On this occasion, he offered Fateha for the departed souls of martyrs and laid floral wreath on the monument.

The President also commended great sacrifices rendered by the security forces and law enforcement agencies personnel in the war against terror.

The President laid floral wreath on Yaadgar-e-Shuhada. He was accompanied by Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai and Commander Southern Command Lt. Gen. Aamir Riaz.