Sunday, February 18, 2018

All benefited under PNM*


It was a sad day when Kamal Persad's article headlined “48-plus years of black power rule in T&T” was published on the 62nd anniversary (January 24) of the People's National Movement (PNM) in the Express.
Sad, because anyone who reflects on the history of the PNM from 1956 to the present will come to the inescapable conclusion that every sector in our beloved country benefited from the policies and programmes of the PNM.
From the inception of the party under the leadership of Dr Eric Williams the PNM set about to vigorously transform the country to developed nation status.
These achievements could not have succeeded without the important role played by citizens of Indian descent who were either members of the PNM or citizens who put country first.

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