ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has congratulated the newly elected members of the national and provincial assemblies in the by-elections.

In a statement on Monday, he said the victory of the newly elected members of PML-N is a reflection of trust of people in the party.

The Prime Minister thanked the people for voting for PML-N and assured that every effort would be made to serve the people.

He said the success of the candidates of PML-N is a recognition of the revival of economy, decrease in inflation and improvement in foreign affairs by the government.

Shehbaz Sharif said the public opinion is changing prominently with economic improvement and relief to the people. He said the predictions of international financial institutions, news organizations and surveys about economic improvement have a positive effect on the people.

He said the weaknesses in electoral process and objections can be removed only with mutual cooperation and political dialogue.

The PML-N emerged victorious on most National and provincial assembly seats in the April 21 by-elections following the announcement of unofficial results.

According to the unofficial results, the PML-N won at least two out of the five National Assembly seats, while also won 10 out of the 16 seats in the provincial assemblies.