An American friend a few years back returned to the United States after
spending sometime in Pakistan. He said that there was too much suffering here and he could not take it anymore. There is little doubt that there is immense suffering in this part of the world particularly when one compares it with the quality of life in the West but we all perhaps cannot leave and this obviously is not the solution.
The tragedy is that things do not appear to be improving and the suffering is on the rise. This is due to a lot of factors including the incredible rise in population and dwindling resources; it should then not be surprising that poverty is on the rise in the country...