Lahore(April 27, 2018): Chief Minister of Punjab, Shehbaz Sharif on Friday said that political opponents have wasted nation’s time and done nothing.
In a statement, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) have disappointed the people with the negative politics.Nation has been fed up by the destructive politics of opposition, he added.
Punjab CM asserted that PML-N is still a famous party in the country as it always gives first priority to the national interest.Earlier, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President and Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif said that the Supreme Court will dispense justice to former foreign minister Khawaja Asif.
“Kh Asif in a precious asset of the PML-N and we are standing by him in testing time,” tweeted the chief minister following the disqualification of Khawaja Asif by the Islamabad High Court.
عدالتی فیصلے کا احترام کرتے ہیں- مجھے یقین ہے کہ خواجہ آصف صاحب کو عدالت عظمیٰ سے انصاف ملے گا… خواجہ صاحب پارٹی کا قیمتی اثاثہ ہیں اور ہم اس مشکل وقت میں ان کے ساتھ کھڑے ہیں…
— Shehbaz Sharif (@CMShehbaz) 26 April 2018
Yesterday, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif was declared disqualified by Islamabad High Court in a case filed by PTI leader Usman Dar.
After the apex court decision on Article 62 (1) F, the disqualification of the foreign minister will be for lifetime. PML-N chief and political boss of Asif, Nawaz Sharif, was also disqualified for lifetime through this act.
The larger bench of IHC headed by Athar Minallah along with Justice Aamer Farooq and Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani announced a unanimous verdict as the notice in this connection was issued for all concern parties.
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The written judgement from the court stated “We declare that the Respondent [Asif] was not qualified to contest the General Election of 2013 from NA-110 as he did not fulfill the conditions described under Article 62(1)(f) of the Constitution, read with section 99(1)(f) of the Act of 1976.”