Punjab CM Buzdar contacts Tareen's like-minded group
CM's Principal Secretary Tahir Khursheed conveyed the message of the Punjab chief minister.
LAHORE (Dunya News) – Day after estranged Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Jahangir Tareen launched a group of like-minded lawmakers in the lower house of parliament as well as the Punjab Assembly, Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar contacted Parliamentary leader of like-minded group Syed Akbar Nowani.
Principal Secretary Punjab CM Usman Buzdar Tahir Khursheed met Syed Akbar Nowani. Provincial minister Nauman Ahmad Langrial and Ajmal Cheema were also present in the meeting.
Tahir Khursheed conveyed the message of the Punjab chief minister.
On Tuesday, estranged PTI leader Jahangir Tareen formally launched a group of like-minded lawmakers in the lower house of parliament as well as the Punjab Assembly at a dinner he hosted for his supporters.
The group had appointed Raja Riaz as Parliamentary Leader in the National Assembly while Saeed Akbar Nawani will lead in the Punjab Assembly.
Member National Assembly Raja Riaz said that eight more members of Provincial and National Assembly have joined our group but their names will not be revealed yet. He said that all members will accompany Jahangir Tareen during his court appearance.
On the other hand, Malik Noman Langrial has said in a statement that our group has existed from the day one, but we are still with the prime minister, none of our statements are against Imran Khan adding that no oath was taken today.
Malik Noman Langrial said that Jahangir Tareen is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday. We gathered to express solidarity with him, 31 friends attended the meeting. We will not make the government weak, we will support the government, he said.