PM, Zardari, Fazl discuss political situation, Punjab’s elections


Former president Asif Ali Zardari and chief of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Maulana Fazl ur Rehman called on Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Friday.

In a meeting held at the Prime Minister’s House, political situation in the country came under discussion. Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Syed Mohsin Naqvi was also present in the meeting.

According to sources, overall security situation of the country was also reviewed.

During the meeting, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif took the allies into confidence over ongoing situation while future strategy on country’s economic situation was also reviewed.

Matters pertaining to date of elections in Punjab announced by President Dr Arif Alvi were also discussed. Sources said that PM Shehbaz left for Lahore after the meeting.