London (October 30 2017): Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif on Monday said that Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) is fully united under the leadership of Nawaz Sharif.
Speaking to the media after the meeting with Nawaz Sharif, Punjab CM said that important issues were discussed in the meeting including the preparations for general elections.He informed that Minus-Nawaz formula is unconsiderable. Nawaz was the leader of the party and all the matters would be solved by him.
Shahbaz said that demanding fair trial is the right of Nawaz Sharif. There is no rift in the PML-N and party is fully united under the leadership of Nawaz Sharif.
Earlier, Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif announced after the crucial party huddle in London that he would return to Pakistan on November 2.
The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N)’s important meeting held in London under the chair of former PM Nawaz Sharif and attended by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif and Fawad Hasan Fawad.
Sources claimed that important party decisions have been taken in the light of the country’s present political situation.
Talking to Media after the meeting, former PM said that he would go to Pakistan in next two days.
Replying to a question, he said that he was not given a fair trial. He said that he is meticulously observing, whatever is being done against him.He said he did not get a fair trial in the Panama Papers case.
“If this was a fair trial, then I would not have been disqualified on an Iqama instead of Panama [papers].”
Nawaz further remarked that “none of this was fair”. The former premier also added that he understands what is going on currently.
He also said there was no ‘minus-Nawaz’ formula in play and rubbished rumours of rifts within the party, adding that there was no divide in the PML-N.
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The statement by the former premier came following a high-level PML-N meeting, in which the party’s leadership reaffirmed its support for Nawaz and said a minus Nawaz formula is not acceptable.
According to initial reports, it was said during the high-level huddle that Nawaz’s disqualification on the basis of Iqama had rallied supporters around him as the party feels he was not given a fair trial in the Panama Papers case.
The participants of the meeting also said that there is no space in the political landscape of the country for any unconstitutional step and there is no support from any quarter for such measures.