Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hamza Shehbaz on Thursday held Imran Khan responsible for the prevailing political crisis in Punjab.
In a statement, he said that Punjab Chief Minister Parvez Elahi had the skipped vote of confidence and added that it was discretion of the Punjab governor to de-notify the CM. Hamza said that the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf was following the politics of clash, adding that its stubbornness and threats would be responded within the limits of the constitution and law.
Separately, Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Central Punjab General Secretary Syed Hassan Murtaza said on Thursday that his party wanted that all assemblies and parliament to complete their constitutional terms.
Addressing a press conference at the PPP Headquarters, he said the PPP gave the unanimous constitution to the country and never adopted derogatory attitude, adding that PTI leader Fawad Chaudhry should also behave decently, otherwise he would be responded with the same coin. He warned the PTI leader to mind his language and avoid spreading hatred against a party and its leadership, which was a symbol of federation and the unity. To a question, he said the PTI did not want to dissolve assemblies but to destabilize the national economy, adding that Imran Khan was just playing with the country.
The PPP leader congratulated the party leadership for passing the PMDC bill. PPP Central Punjab acting President Rana Farooq Saeed said that the PPP always supported and believed in the democracy. PPP Doctors Forum President Dr Khayyam Hafeez and other representatives thanked the PPP leadership for passing the PMDC bill.