ISLAMABAD: PDM chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has asked opposition parties to ensure numerical superiority in the House, in case they are moving np trust against the government.
Maulana Fazlur Rehman Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif and on Wednesday met in Islamabad.
He has again made his role in the no-confidence motion against the government conditional and told Shahbaz Sharif that if the opposition parties believe that the no-confidence motion against Imran Khan will be successful, the only solution is the numerical superiority of the opposition in the House, then we are here, but for that we also have to be sure about the numerical majority and added that he should also be taken in confidence that how this numerical superiority will be achieved.
In a one-on-one meeting between the two leaders at the residence of Maulana Fazlur Rehman, Maulana said that Bilawal Bhutto had invited him to a joint long march before the announcement of the PPP’s long march on February 27, but I refused. But it was made clear that when you do not want to return to the PDM, why do we have a joint long march to decorate their fair, we will march against inflation.
According to sources, the recent statement of Asif Ali Zardari regarding the return of PPP in PDM was also discussed on which Fazlur Rehman asked Shehbaz Sharif to continue his cooperation with PPP in Parliament. The two leaders also exchanged views on some non-political issues, on which the two sides expressed confidence in each other’s confidence.
On some questions and queries of Maulana, Shehbaz Sharif after consulting the League comrades asked for time to answer which will be discussed in the PDM summit on January 25.
Talking to media on the occasion of joint press conference after the meeting, Maulana Fazlur Rehman, while enjoying the privilege of hosting the event, answered most of the questions while Shehbaz Sharif appeared to be the political guest at this stage. Rehman started talking about the role of the Establishment while reiterating the allegations of helping Imran Khan form the government. Shehbaz Sharif abruptly ended the press conference by thanking the media.
Awami National Party
On the other hand, the Awami National Party is also preparing to participate in the public protest against the government and the long march and to play its role. And expressed to them the desire of Asif Zardari and Bilawal Bhutto that the ANP should also fully participate in the long march of the PPP against the government on February 27.