- Shibli Faraz, Fawad Chaudhry, Firdous Awan, and Usman Dar go to Daska to condole deceased PTI employee’s household
- Faraz says politics of cash and bullying have ended regardless of PDM coming collectively and PM Imran Khan alone will to confront everybody
- Awan says PML-N has “always patronised drug dealers and occupation mafia”
DASKA: Federal Minister for Info Shibli Faraz on Sunday stated that the politics of cash and bullying is coming to an finish, and regardless of the entire Opposition events coming collectively [under the Pakistan Democratic Movement banner], Imran Khan alone is prepared and decide to confront them.
He was talking throughout his go to to Daska, together with different PTI leaders, to increase condolences to the household of the PTI employee who was killed after chaos erupted on the NA-75 constituency on Friday, February 19.
Minister for Science and Know-how Fawad Chaudhry, Punjab CM’s aide Firdous Ashiq Awan, and Particular Assistant to the Prime Minister on Youth Affairs Usman Dar have been amongst those that provided condolences.
Addressing a press convention after visiting the household of the deceased employee, Shibli Faraz stated that the “PML-N has been pursuing a policy of bullying and murder.”
“In the past, women and children were shot at in Model Town, Lahore, and the main character of the tragedy was Rana Sanaullah, who also harassed people in the by-elections,” Faraz stated.
“Those who won in 2018’s general elections by a margin of 40,000 votes have lost in these by-elections,” he added.
Taking a jibe at PML-N Vice-President Maryam Nawaz, who additionally visited Daska earlier on Sunday, Firdous Ashiq Awan stated that the “fake princess” referred to as the by-elections “a war” and referred to as the killer on the stage to harm the emotions of the deceased employee’s household.
Awan went on to say that the PML-N has “always patronised drug dealers and occupation mafia.”
Alternatively, Minister Fawad Chaudhry stated that he needs to see Maryam Nawaz talking the reality no less than as soon as, including that she all the time lies about having no property in London and even in Pakistan.
He stated that the PTI will abide by the orders of the Election Fee of Pakistan (ECP), including that the Punjab authorities has been “completely neutral in the elections”.
“Our candidate Ali Asjad Malhi has clearly won from NA-75 and once the official results are announced, we will be here to celebrate his victory,” Chaudhry stated. “We want the voting to be electronically conducted so that the vote can be traced [and not rigged].”
He stated that the ministry of know-how has developed a system for digital voting which might be transferred to the Election Fee of Pakistan (ECP) quickly.
“We lost elections in Karachi and Nowshera but have not raised any allegation of rigging and accepted the results,” he stated. “This is the real difference between a democratic party and a non-democratic party which was fostered in the lap of a dictator.”
ECP suspends NA-75 outcomes primarily based on rigging suspicion
Based mostly on unofficial, preliminary outcomes of the by-polls, the PTI on Saturday had declared its victory within the NA-75 by-polls regardless of the ECP suspecting the outcomes to be “falsified”.
The ECP issued an explanatory assertion relating to the delay and suspension of the by-election outcomes for the NA-75 Daska constituency.
The outcomes of the NA-75 by-poll have been withheld on the PML-N’s request amid an argument surrounding 23 presiding officers who had allegedly gone lacking’ late within the evening.
In line with police officers, the 23 polling officers had gotten caught in far-flung areas of the constituency resulting from fog. In a late-night growth, police had retrieved the officers and introduced them to the workplace of the district returning officer, the place leaders of PML-N and PTI have been additionally current.
Nevertheless, the ECP assertion famous that a number of makes an attempt have been made to contact the presiding officers, however no response was acquired from them.
The ECP stated the chief election commissioner tried contacting the Punjab IG and the related commissioner and deputy commissioner on receiving data from the district returning officer (DRO) and returning officer (RO) in regards to the presiding officers who had ‘gone lacking’.
The election commissioner, nevertheless, acquired no response.
PML-N calls for re-election following ECP’s ‘cost sheet towards govt’
The PML-N, alternatively, have demanded a re-election in NA-75 Sialkot-IV, following what occasion vice-president Maryam Nawaz termed was “irrefutable evidence” and the Election Fee of Pakistan’s “charge sheet against the government”.
Maryam, in a press convention to “expose” the “evidence” gathered by PML-N, thanked the occasion employees and the individuals of Daska and Nowshera who “guarded their votes” and “caught the thieves” who had allegedly stolen votes.
She stated they wrung free the votes from “a crocodile’s grip”.
Maryam additionally prolonged condolences to the households of the 2 individuals who died a day earlier throughout violence amid the by-polls.
Learn extra: NA-75 by-poll: PML-N calls for re-election following ECP’s ‘cost sheet towards govt’