Islamabad – Staff Reporter:
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President and Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif condemned the behaviour of government members of the Assembly during his post-budget speech.
In this regard, PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari met Shehbaz Sharif in Islamabad on Wednesday and discussed the situation.
It may be recalled that there was a commotion during the speech of Leader of the Opposition Shehbaz Sharif in the National Assembly on Tuesday due to which the Speaker had adjourned the sitting for 20 minutes but it could not be resumed.
Talking to the media after the meeting, Shehbaz Sharif termed the incident as a dark day in the history of Parliament.
He further said that he was grateful to Bilawal Bhutto Zardari for his presence here to show solidarity.
He said that there was little to condemn in the National Assembly.
Shehbaz Sharif said that the ridiculous attitude of government members in the National Assembly has caused absurdity.
He said that the people have seen the attitude of the government members of the National Assembly during the post-budget speech.
Shehbaz Sharif expressed hope that he had consulted on the future political strategy and the opposition would work together to ensure its implementation.
He said that he had talked to Bilawal Bhutto Zardari about the incident that took place on Wednesday.
Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has condemned the attitude of the government members towards the Leader of the Opposition in the Parliament House.
He said that Shahbaz Sharif is the Leader of the Opposition and represents the opposition but what some members of the government do was not acceptable.
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that he was here to express solidarity with Shehbaz Sharif.
He said that they have consulted on the future political strategy and will work together on it.
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that Prime Minister Imran Khan was giving instructions to the ministers like children and it was clear that Imran Khan was not interested in running the economy and politics of the country.
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that he had come to show solidarity with Shahbaz Sharif and would bring forth future strategies in this regard.
He said that the Leader of the Opposition was not allowed to speak in the National Assembly, which showed that the government was scared.