Chairman Bahria Town Malik Riaz on Friday put an end to all controversies regarding his meeting with ousted premier Nawaz Sharif by making it clear that he only inquired about Kulsoom Nawaz’s health.
“I visited to enquire about health of Begum Kalsoom Nawaz. Following Sunnah of Prophet PBUH shouldn’t be questioned for ulterior motive”.
Malik Riaz made it evident through his tweet that all rumours pertaining to his meeting with Nawaz are completely false and baseless. He asserted that there was no political agenda behind the meeting.
“All speculations on meeting NS are incorrect. I don’t carry political baggage of anyone & don’t have any political.motivations,agenda or role whatsoever”
The property tycoon reiterated that he is neither a part of any political tussle nor a savior to anyone.
Rumours were doing rounds that Nawaz Sharif had held a meeting with Malik Riaz at the former s Jati Umra residence to seek his assistance in convincing Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari to support PML-N in the current political crisis.
Riaz is considered one of the closest friends of Asif Ali Zardari. However; no one has confirmed the details of the meeting.—INP