MULTAN: Pakistan Democratic Motion chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has stated the subsequent assembly of the management of the 11-party opposition alliance will probably be held on Dec eight in Islamabad the place its additional technique will probably be devised.
The Maulana who heads his personal faction of the Jamiat Ulema Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) paid a go to to the Gilani Home on Tuesday to congratulate former prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and his sons over the profitable public assembly of the PDM right here. Later, speaking to the media at a joint presser with Mr Gilani, he stated the ultimate determination in reference to the “long march” on the federal capital, which the opposition had been warning of, would even be taken within the PDM’s Islamabad assembly.
Acknowledging the efforts Mr Gilani and his sons made for holding the opposition occasion regardless of authorities’s strain ways, the Maulana stated the sons of the previous premier confronted all types of hardships whereas main their occasion employees from entrance and labored onerous to make the general public assembly profitable by eradicating all obstacles in its method.
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He reiterated that Prime Minister Imran Khan had change into “irrelevant” to all types of political and administrative selections being taken within the nation. He stated the PDM was preventing for the rights of the folks.
Responding to the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf leaders allegation that the opposition’s agitation had hit the nation’s financial system, he stated the expansion price within the tenure of the earlier (PML-N) authorities was 5.5 % and the goal for the subsequent 12 months was six per cent, however in the course of the tenure of the 2 years of the PTI authorities it plummeted to 0.4pc.
“Who is responsible for such a huge loss to the economy,” he requested. He additionally rejected PM Khan’s declare that the financial system was bettering.
He regretted that the costs of life-saving medicines had been rising quickly, whereas the ratio of unemployment within the nation was additionally rising with each passing day.
The previous chairman of the Kashmir Committee additionally questioned the federal government’s insurance policies with regard to Kashmir and Palestine, saying its priorities had modified. He deplored that on one hand the federal government “handed over Kashmir to Modi and on the other, it is going to handover Palestine to Israel while foreign policy of the country is a complete failure.”
Mr Gilani stated the PPP was grateful to the Maulana who being the PDM head, gave them a chance to host two public conferences of the alliance (in Karachi and Multan).
He stated regardless of all hurdles created by the federal government, the PDM occasion was profitable and, in consequence, now the federal government ministers have been themselves admitting their strategy was improper. “Why these ministers were unable to judge the public sentiment,” he requested.
He stated Aseefa Bhutto-Zardari had participated within the rally as PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari was in quarantine after he examined optimistic for the coronavirus.
Nonetheless, he added that Mr Bilawal would symbolize the occasion within the PDM’s Lahore rally scheduled for Dec 13.
Mr Gilani stated he was additionally grateful to the folks of Multan who participated within the public assembly in a big quantity.
Printed in Daybreak, December 2nd, 2020