ISLAMABAD, Mar 10 ( Alliance News): Following the submission of a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Imran Khan, the political temperature rose and activities in the federal capital were witnessed, including a meeting of a key government ally with the PPP leadership.
According to sources, the leaders of the ruling party also left for London to meet the deviant PTI leader Jahangir Tareen and various news conferences were held regarding the no-confidence motion.
The PML-Q is a key ally of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in the center and Punjab, whose president Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain, along with a federal minister, met PPP leader and former president Asif Ali Zardari. Met at the residence and discussed the political situation.
A day earlier, Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain had met Maulana Fazlur Rehman, President of Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) in Islamabad.
On the other hand, just two days after the announcement of joining the faction of angry PTI leader Jahangir Khan Tareen in an attempt to remove Punjab Chief Minister Usman Bazdar, deviant PTI leader Aleem Khan also spoke with Jahangir Tareen about the recent developments. He left for London on Wednesday morning for talks.
His arrival in London sparked speculation about a meeting with Jahangir Tareen, as well as questions about a possible meeting with PML-N leader Nawaz Sharif to discuss dramatic political developments in Lahore and Islamabad.
When asked about the possibility of talks between Jahangir Tareen and Nawaz Sharif, a party source told Dawn’s correspondent in London that “all legal options are under consideration.”
Reaction to the Prime Minister’s speech on the other hand, reacting to the Prime Minister’s speech in Karachi, PPP leader and former Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf said that it is not the job of the Prime Minister to put people in jails but it is the job of the courts to decide who will go to jail and who will be released. ۔
He asked Imran Khan to issue a “public apology” for using insulting language against the leaders of the opposition parties.
He said that it was unfortunate that Imran Khan was targeting Maulana Fazlur Rehman, former President Asif Ali Zardari and former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif who had rendered great services to the country.
Raja Pervez Ashraf said that the Prime Minister should keep in mind that “what is sown has to be reaped” and if such political culture is promoted then no one will be able to protect his honor.
He further said that Imran Khan is full of hatred and arrogance and “an arrogant person is always a coward”.
Besides, PML-N vice-president Maryam Nawaz, through her Twitter handle, advised the prime minister to “exercise restraint as there is still some time left in the no-confidence motion”.
In the context of the use of the word ‘gun’ in the Prime Minister’s latest speech, he said that Imran Khan had already laid down his arms