“PPP and PML-N signed the Charter of Democracy (CoD) in 2006, but now their actions are against it. Maulana Fazlur Rehman should contest the Senate elections from anywhere he wants and it will soothe and calm down his anger and stress,” Mr Rashid mentioned whereas speaking to reporters after a operate at Authorities Viqarun Nisa Faculty on the eve of Kashmir Solidarity Day.
In reply to a query, the minister mentioned he would reply to the choice of Pakistan Democratic Motion (PDM) in regards to the lengthy march and no-confidence transfer at Lal Haveli on Friday.
About anticipated resignations of the members of opposition events from parliament, he mentioned the opposition events wouldn’t resign from parliament and their agitation can be restricted to lengthy march and no-confidence transfer in opposition to Prime Minister Imran Khan.
He mentioned those that had been threatening to resign from parliament ought to assessment their choices as resignation wouldn’t deliver any change, however would create issues for democratic system.
The minister mentioned that sit-ins and lengthy marches couldn’t topple governments, and gave the instance of PTI’s sit-in of 2014 which had continued for 126 days.
“We, along with Imran Khan, staged the sit-in in front of the Parliament House for 126 days, but failed to topple the then Nawaz Sharif-led government,” Mr Rashid mentioned.
He mentioned the PTI authorities would full its remaining three-year tenure and it had just one yr to ship as a result of the fifth yr can be the yr of the election marketing campaign.
“The only panacea for all problems in politics is table talks. There is no dead end in politics and democracy will strengthen through the dialogue process,” he added.
The minister mentioned the federal government had tabled a brand new laws in parliament to finish involvement of cash within the Senate elections.
He congratulated PPP chief Asif Ali Zardari on the marriage of his daughter Bakhtawar Bhutto-Zardari and prayed and expressed well-wishes for her.
Earlier, addressing the operate on the Viqarun Nisa Ladies Faculty, the inside minister introduced that the school can be upgraded to the standing of a college this yr. He additionally introduced Rs50 million grant for the school hostel.
It is going to be the third girls college in Rawalpindi if the school was given the standing of college.
The inside minister mentioned that the nation was united on the problem of Kashmir and it wished the problem to be resolved in accordance with the aspirations of Kashmiris.
He urged the worldwide neighborhood to cease human proper violations in India-held Kashmir.
“The Modi government is trying to make demographic changes to the valley and it is a violation of the UN resolutions,” he mentioned.