LAHORE: In main political improvement minutes earlier than the Chief Minister (CM) Punjab election as we speak, Pakistan Muslim League Quaid (PML-Q) chief Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain refused to vote for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf-backed candidate Pervaiz Elahi, citing sources, ARY News reported on Friday.
Sources instructed ARY News that Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain excused himself from voting for Pervaiz Elahi, the joint candidate of PTI and PML-Q.
According to reviews, Shujaat mentioned that PML-Q will neither vote for the Imran Khan-backed candidate nor pave means for turning into a PTI candidate because the CM Punjab.
READ: CM PUNJAB ELECTION: PML-Q’S SHUJAAT HUSSAIN REFUSED TO VOTE FOR PERVAIZ ELAHI
It was learnt that Shujaat gave a transparent message to Moonis Elahi.
The Punjab Assembly Deputy Speaker Dost Mazari obtained a letter from PML-Q President Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain through which he said that his political get together will stay neutral within the voting course of for the CM election.
He requested the PA deputy speaker to not depend PML-Q votes. The deputy speaker confirmed Shujaat’s letter within the House.
PA essential session begins
The essential Punjab Assembly session for the election of the chief minister (CM) commenced after a three-hour delay.
The strategy of the chief minister’s election between incumbent CM Hamza Shehbaz and Punjab Assembly Speaker Pervaiz Elahi was began by PA Deputy Speaker Dost Mazari.
Following the delay within the PA session, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) determined to file a contempt plea for not beginning the Punjab Assembly’s session for the chief minister (CM) elections.
In a press release, former info minister Fawad Chaudhry mentioned that the pointless delay within the Punjab Assembly session for the CM election was made in violation of the court docket orders.
Meanwhile, the Lahore High (LHC) barred entry of police within the Punjab Assembly forward of CM Punjab election. Opposition Leader in Punjab Assembly Sibtain Khan moved LHC towards the deployment of police drive inside the home.
Justice Muzzamil whereas asserting the decision on Sibtain Khan’s plea, barred police from getting into Punjab Assembly and ordered them to stay outdoors the meeting constructing. Police can not enter the meeting till it’s summoned, the decision learn.