Former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi mentioned his get together – the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) – has by no means had a tiff with the institution.
“We have never had any quarrel with the establishment,” Abbasi mentioned whereas speaking to a neighborhood information channel on a present affairs programme.
“There is no point of striking a reconciliation with the establishment when we have no fight with them.”
He clarified his stance saying, “We only named the people who were responsible for election rigging. We never pointed fingers at any single institution.”
The PML-N chief mentioned his get together at all times spoke for the nation’s betterment, including that even at present, they don’t search energy.
Abbasi mentioned the PML-N believed the nation was in a wretched situation because of the stolen normal elections.
“Is our country in a better state today than it was on May 2, 2018?” Abbasi requested. “If the country is in a better position, I have no argument to defend my point. But, if the situation is pathetic, I want to ask what the reason is behind the deteriorating circumstances.”
“The primary reason for the ailment I believe is the digression from the Constitution,” he mentioned.
The programme host mentioned one other get together chief, Muhammad Zubair, had earlier remarked the PML-N’s ties with the institution had improved. When reminded of the previous Sindh governor’s assertion, Abbasi asserted the N League had by no means had unhealthy ties with the institution.
Talking in regards to the speeches at rallies, Abbasi mentioned they’re part of the norms. “Politicians talk about issues every single day,” he mentioned.