ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Mian Shehbaz Sharif has termed the ban on party leaders from meeting incarcerated prime minister Nawaz Sharif as “fascist thinking”.
Inspector General of Police (IGP) Jails on Wednesday in an order barred PML-N leaders from meeting their detained party supremo Nawaz Sharif at Kot Lakhpat Jail.
IGP Jails said that the decision was taken amid security threats to the deposed premier. However, he will be allowed to see members of his family.
Condemning his decision, Shehbaz Sharif was once again witnessed lashing at out incumbent Prime Minister Imran Khan.
In his recent statement, the politician claimed that Premier was fearful of federal budget not being approved in the parliament.
“They can do whatever they wish to, but we will not let the IMF’s anti-public federal budget to be passed”, the PML-N president affirmed.