Islamabad: Pakistan`s Info Minister Marriyum Aurangzeb on Saturday (Could 28) stated that the subsequent elections in Pakistan will probably be held in August 2023 and no negotiations will probably be finished with Imran Khan whereas she slammed Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) for chaos throughout the current protest march. Addressing a press convention, Marriyum, whereas hitting out at Imran Khan, stated, “There could not be negotiations with you. As you demanded the election date, I am giving you the election date, carefully listen and note it down: elections will be held in August 2023.”
“When we used to call for talks on economy, Covid-19 pandemic, FATF and the national security matters, you used to say, `I will not give an NRO (national reconciliation ordinance, which proposes amnesty to politicians)`. Imran Khan Sahib! Today, no NRO will be given to you,” The Information quoted Marriyum as saying.
Marrriyum`s remark got here as a response to Imran Khan`s handle to a convention in Peshawar. “There could not be negotiations with you. As you demanded the election date, I am giving you the election date, carefully listen and note it down: elections will be held in August 2023,” she added.
The Minister criticised Imran Khan`s statements throughout his press convention and stated that he was in a crucial frame of mind additional including, “Imran should take `peace medicine` and let the people of Pakistan rest.” Whereas condemning the current violence throughout the protest march of Imran Khan, Marriyum stated that the Supreme Courtroom had allowed Imran Khan to carry a protest at H-9 floor however they didn’t do it there. She identified that if the protest was presupposed to be peaceable, then why there was violence, The Information reported.
She continued that every one events maintain protest from the PDM platform however by no means harmed anybody. Even after the Supreme Courtroom verdict, they (PTI) set a metro station on hearth and broken authorities property. “It is not a democratic right to protest by possessing weapons,” Marriyum stated.
Addressing the PTI chairman, she stated, “You attacked PTV in the last sit-in and extended congratulations and carried out activities against political opponents. You called/invited your people and kept sitting in the helicopter. Lakhs of rupees were given to your lawmakers, yet they could not bring out a few people”.
Marriyum accused Imran of gross violations of the Structure and likewise the president, deputy speaker and Punjab governor who violated the Structure and the courts needed to open doorways at night time within the wake of such constitutional violations, The Information reported. She argued that the Supreme Courtroom additionally gave its resolution on the violation of the Structure.
“If you storm, damage property, you have no right to protest. Now if you make preparations for a hundred years or lie, the people are not with you. You failed to rule in four years, lied, and could not prove any charge against political opponents. The people of Pakistan are no longer with you,” Marriyum stated.