Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif continued consultation with politicians on second consecutive day over the current political situation of the country. During the meetings the political situation and strategy to tackle with the long march of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf was discussed. The leader who met with prime minister include Jamiat-e-Ahl-e-Hadees Chief Professor Allama Sajid Mir, Pakistan Muslim league (Zia) chief Ijazul Haq and FATA leader G.G. .
Interior Minister Chudhary Nisar Ali Khan, Finance Minister Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar, Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid and Minister for Planning and Development Chaudhry Ahsan Iqbal were also present in the meeting.
Earlier, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan contacted PTI chief Imran Khan on telephone and urged him to call off his 14 August ‘Azadi march’.
However, Imran refused Ch Nisar proposal and said that 14 August ‘Azadi march’ would not be called off at any cost.
On the other hand, meeting of senior PML-N leaders was held today in Islamabad which was presided over by the Prime Minister. The meeting was attended by senior party leaders including Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique, Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif, Hamza Shahbaz Sharif and others.
Country’s political situation, PTI long march and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT)’s ‘revolution march’ were discussed in the meeting. The participants also discussed how the situation needs to be handled.
Nawaz Sharif forbade the Muslim League members of the KPK assembly to bring a no-confidence movement against the KPK government. “We believe in democracy”, said the Prime Minister.
PM Nawaz Sharif said that PTI must get chance to complete its tenure and perform as KPK government. He said that PTI has got the mandate in KPK which must be respected.