Opposition gathers in Gujranwala to cover their corruption: minister

Opposition gathers in Gujranwala to cover their corruption: minister

Islamabad (Web Desk): Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz has said that the opposition parties’ gathering in Gujranwala not for public interest but to cover their corruption.


Speaking in the Senate on Friday, Faraz said the opposition parties which ruled the country over the last three decades destroyed the institutions. He said the approach of opposition parties is not democratic but dictatorial in nature. The people are fully cognizant of these family limited companies. He said the opposition parties will fail in their designs. Their politics have ended now.

“The country is facing inflation like situation because of the flawed policies of the previous governments,” the minister said and added, “We will put the country and its institutions on solid footing.”

The PDM, which comprises 11 parties including the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N), Pakistan Peoples Party, (PPP) and Jamiat Ulema-e Islam-Fazl (JUI-F), has vowed to oust the ruling Pakistan Tehreek e Insaaf (PTI)-led government in the centre.

Strict security measures have been taken at the public gathering venue as at least 7,000 policemen and officers will be deployed for security reasons.