PML-N, PPP to use all options to save Punjab Assembly: Tarar


LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League- N leader Atta Tarar has said that PPP and PML-N have decided that they will use every option and save the assembly.

The delegation of PPP met the opposition leader Hamza Shehbaz with the mission of saving the Punjab Assembly.

Talking to the media after the meeting, Atta Tarar said that all preparations are complete. PPP and PML-N have decided that they will use every option, they will save the assembly from dissolution. They will speed up the communication with the members on the government benches, he said.

On this occasion, PPP leader Hasan Murtaza said that they will stand side by side with the allies and will announce the plan of action very soon.

Meanwhile, PTI Chairman Imran Khan will make an important announcement regarding dissolution of assemblies next week.

According to the sources, Imran Khan will address all the PTI parliamentarians via video link next week, for which the meeting of KP and Punjab Parliamentary Party will also be called.

Sources say that the KP Parliamentary Party meeting will be held on Friday and the Punjab Parliamentary Party meeting will be held on Saturday, in which Imran Khan will take both the provincial parliamentary parties into confidence to dissolve the assemblies. Imran Khan will inform the members of his strategy in the current political situation.

Yesterday, PTI Senior Vice President Fawad Chaudhry has said that the party’s leadership had approved dissolution of both Punjab and Khyber Pakhtukhwa assemblies.

He added that as you all know, PTI is quitting the assemblies. He said, therefore, the party’s senior leadership has approved the decision to dissolve the assemblies.

Fawad said that Imran Khan has spoken to KP Chief Minister Mahmood Khan. He would would hold a meeting with Punjab CM Elahi later this week.

“The meetings of the parliamentary parties of both the assemblies have been summoned for later this week, following which, the assemblies will be dissolved,” he said speaking to journalists.

Fawad further said added that the PTI would announce the date of the Punjab and KP assemblies’ dissolution in the next two to three days.

Meanwhile, Punjab Chief Minister Chaudhry Pervez Elahi has said that he will not wait even for a minute to dissolve the provincial assembly if Imran Khan instructs him.