First Lady Samina Alvi has stressed on the need to encourage women to take part in the economic activities of the country.
Addressing at a crafts exhibition in Islamabad on Friday, she said women inclusion in economic sector will not only help in the generation of jobs for the women of underprivileged of our society but would also help Pakistan earn valuable foreign exchange.
She urged the private sector to increase the employment opportunities for women.
Earlier, she inaugurated the exhibition and witnessed the work of women artisans.
Source: Radio Pakistan