Governor Punjab discusses national, political issues with SAPM, Speaker NA


Staff Reporter

Governor Punjab Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar called on Special Assistant to Prime Minister for Overseas Pakistanis Zulfi Bukhari and Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaisar on Monday.
During meeting of Governor Punjab with Zulfi Bukhari, various national and political matters including problems of Overseas Pakistanis came under discussion.
Ch Sarwar and Special Assistant to PM reiterated their resolve to solve the issues of Overseas Pakistanis on urgent basis.
Expressing his reservations on Tahafuz-e-Islam bill passed by Punjab Assembly, Zulfi Bukhari said that the bill should be reviewed once again. He said that there should be no hurry of any kind in this matter because a lot of people have reservations on the said bill and it is very important to address their reservations first.
Speaking about Tahafuz-e-Islam bill, Governor Punjab assured Zulfi Bukhari to remove his reservations about the bill. He said that the Punjab government will take aboard religious scholars from all schools of thought before taking a final decision about the said bill.
In the meeting between Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar and Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaisar, national and political matters were discussed. Governor Punjab also apprised Asad Qaisar about the steps taken by Punjab government to provide relief to the public amidst Coronavirus Pandemic.