ISLAMABAD: Soon after the indictment of Prime Minister Gilani in the contempt of court case by the apex court, the coalition parties heads gathered at Prime Minister’s House and expressed solidarity with the Prime Minister and pledged to stand by him.
All the coalition partners were appreciative of the demeanor of the Prime Minister in the courtroom and once pledged that the govnt would continue to work together for continuation of the political and democratic process in the country by avoiding clash between the institutions.
The prominent among those who attended the meeting at Prime Minister’s House included Ch Shujaat Hussain, Pesident PML (Q), Asfandyar Wali Khan, President ANP, Farooq Sattar, MQM Parliamentary Leader, Munir Khan Orakzai, Leader of FATA Parliamentary Group, Senator Rehman Malik, Interior Minister, Syed Khursheed Shah, Minister for Religious Affairs, Syed Naveed Qamar, Minister for Water and Power, Haji Ghulam Ahmad Bilour, Minister for Railways and Raja Pervez Ashraf, MNA.
The current political situation was discussed in the meeting in which it was agreed that they will continue to work together for continuation of the political and democratic process in the country. They further resolved to continue to work for the sustenance and strengthening of the democratic dispensation in the country. The coalition partners expressed complete solidarity with the government of Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani.
Earlier talking to media persons outside the Supreme Court of Pakistan’s building PML-Q President Ch. Shujaat Hussain said that he had given good piece of advice, how to get out of crisis but he did not disclose what exactly he had said to the Premier Gilani a day before.Similarly signals have also come from the MQM Quaid Altaf Hussain from London wherein he had stressed upon the government to respect the proceedings of the Supreme Court of Pakistan and avoid confrontational course. – Nation