Minister for Defence Khawaja Muhammad Asif has said Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) had invested charity amount for business activities in different countries including Muscat and France.
Talking to media he said cases of corruption in charity and attacking the Parliament and Pakistan Television (PTV) were being pleading in the court against PTI chief Imran Khan.
The minister said the scuffle in the Parliament was planned by PTI as its member Shah Mehmood Qureshi had chanted provoking slogans against the Prime Minister.
He said PTI had made commitment in Business Advisory Committee meeting that two members from treasury benches and one from opposition will address the Parliament but later it violate the agreement.
PTI members had chanted derogatory slogans against the Prime Minister which could not tolerate by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders, he added.
He said Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi went to the opposition benches and talked with Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) member Naveed Qamar that PTI was violating the agreement then PTI leaders had physically attacked him.
Replying to a question, he said the operation Zarb-e-Azb was successfully continue and it would remained continue till elimination of last terrorist from the country. To another query, he said Pakistan has commitment with Saudi Arabia that it would protect the Hurmain Sharifain in any danger.
He said, according to 1982 act, Pakistani 1000 soldiers of different cores including medical were present in Saudi Arabia for various purpose but not for combating.
Meanwhile, Federal Minister for Defence, Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif held an Open Kutchery at the PML-N House Paris Road here on Sunday.
He listened to the problems of people and issued orders on various applications for urgent compliance to provide early relief to the applicants.
Provincial Minister for Local Bodies Punjab Mansha Ullah Butt, MPA Ch Muhammad Ikram, Mayor of Sialkot Ch Tauheed Akhtar, Deputy Mayor Ch Bashir Ahmed, local PML-N leaders Mehmoodul Hassan Babar Khan, Hassan Arif Sheikh, Farooq Ghuman and President PML-N Women Wing Sialkot Nusrat Jamshaid Malik were also present.
Federal Minister for Defence, Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Sunday said the federal government had released Rs 180 million as the first installment for establishing the Sialkot resident campus of National University of Science and Technology (NUST) near Sambrial.
Talking to the newsmen here, the minister said the the campus would be established on 150 acres of land at a total estimated cost of Rs 4 billion for providing international standard education to students besides launching the specially designed advanced technology and engineering courses.—APP