NOWSHERA: Jamaat-e-Islami Pakistan Ameer, Senator Sirajul Haq, has called for reducing the term of the assemblies to four years in order to save the country from recurring political crises and to ensure stability of the democratic system. He was addressing the concluding session of the JI two day convention of the JI Khyber at Azakhel, Nowshera.
Stating that the conduct of the government in regard to the leakage of a controversial news item of a high level meeting held at the Prime Minister House was doubtful, the JI chief said that the army chief and the Corps Commanders had expressed their concern over the matter. He demanded that the facts be brought before the nation.
Sirajul Haq said that the Panama leaks was a shameful matter and had become a bane for the rulers. Therefore, the rulers should seek forgiveness from Allah Almighty and present themselves for accountability.
JI Secretary General, Liaqat Baloch, and JI Khyber P chief Mushtaq Ahmed Khan, also addressed the Ijtema. Besides a record male crowd, around fifty thousand women folk and children attended the convention.