- JUI-F’s Ghafoor Haideri says he was stunned by Asif Zardari’s feedback throughout the PDM assembly.
- Says they are not looking for the PPP to maneuver away from the Opposition alliance.
- “We are awaiting the PPP’s decision on resignations,” says Haideri.
KARACHI: The JUI-F, an essential social gathering within the Opposition alliance, has expressed its unhappiness over the remarks made by the previous president Asif Ali Zardari throughout the Pakistan Democratic Motion’s (PDM) assembly.
Talking to Geo Information on Wednesday, senior JUI-F chief Ghafoor Haideri criticised the PPP supremo’s stance on the PDM resignation challenge, terming it “unhelpful and undermining” the alliance.
Haideri stated all alongside, they stored the PPP with them and tolerated the variations additionally, however they didn’t need the PPP to maneuver away from the PDM.
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“We are awaiting the PPP’s decision on resignations.”
The cracks within the PDM went public after variations emerged on the resignation challenge and a verbal duel occurred between PML-N vice chairman Maryam Nawaz and Asif Zardari over Nawaz Sharif’s London keep.
Ghafoor Haideri, who was additionally PDM’s candidate for the Senate Deputy Chairman seat, stated the speech of the PPP co-chairperson was disconcerting and disturbing. It aimed toward undermining the Opposition alliance, which was a setback for all of us, he stated.
After listening to Asif Zardari on Tuesday, it appeared as if now solely the formal bidding adieu stays. Nonetheless, he stated they’ll strive their finest until the tip to maintain the opposition alliance intact.
“He is a senior politician and we cannot react to that.” JUI-F president Maulana Fazlur Rehman suggested the PPP to carry its inner assembly over the contentious challenge.
The time has come to drop the atomic bomb, that was known as such by the PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto, Haideri stated.
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The JUI-F chief stated all conferences of the PDM mentioned the resignation challenge.
The JUI-F had independently held the Million March and the Azadi March earlier than. “The time of attacking the government with the resignations is most opportune to rattle it,” the JUI-F chief claimed.
“We agreed to the PPP’s position on by-polls and the Senate election,” he stated.
“I should have received the seven rejected votes of Senator Gilani, but they were cast in favour of Mirza Afridi.” He demanded whether or not these votes belonged to the PML-N or the PPP ought to be investigated.
PPP says it was a response
In the meantime, the PPP has additionally clarified that the feedback have been a response to what was stated earlier throughout the moot.
PPP chief Qamar Zaman Kaira, who additionally appeared within the Geo Information programme, stated that some remarks mustn’t have been handed within the PDM’s Tuesday assembly.
When requested notably by senior anchorperson Hamid Mir about remarks handed by Asif Ali Zardari, Kaira stated that numerous dialogue was vital but it surely was higher if some remarks weren’t handed.
Kaira stated no matter occurred within the PDM assembly at finest mustn’t have occurred. However to carry the PPP co-chairman fully chargeable for that might not present the whole image.
“The tone and tenor used in the meeting should have been best avoided. Nawaz Sharif said something which he should not have. We (PPP) also reacted to that,” Kaira stated