ISLAMABAD: Today (Wednesday), a seven-member committee, formed by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government for cooperation on Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl’s (JUI-F) Azadi March, will meet Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan to momentary him over talks with opposition parties.
During the meeting, the team headed by Perveiz Khattak and including the National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser, Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani, Speaker Punjab Assembly Pervaiz Elahi, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf leader Asad Umer, Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood, and Minister for Religious Affairs Noor-ul-Haq Qadri will take the Prime Minister Khan into confidence over its conversation with the Rahbar Committee.
Previous, the government side had disallowed opposition’s request of the PM’s letter of resignation.
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The members said the government identifies opposition’s right to peaceful objection but the march towards federal capital is unsuitable in the current situation of the country, adding that the federation is serious about deciding issues through discussion.
On the other hand, Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani was tasked to dealings Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari whereas Speaker Punjab Assembly Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi will himself approach JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman.