Tahirul Qadri to launch anti-Shehbaz campaign


LAHORE, July 31 (TNS): Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Chairman Dr. Muhammad Tahirul Qadri on Monday announced to launch campaign against Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif who has been nominated for the prime minister’s seat by the ruling Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N).

“We will now raise Go Shehbaz Go slogans, “Qadri said. He will return to Pakistan from Canada on August 8.

Qadri said he is returning to Pakistan in view of the prevailing political situation in the country. He asked the workers to reach the airport on 8th August for a grand show of strength.

Earlier in his statement after Nawaz Sharif’s disqualification by the Supreme Court in Panama Papers case, the PAT Chairman said that the justifications offered by the former Prime Minister in his defense make no sense and fly in the face of facts. He said that what has come to the fore is just a tip of the iceberg, adding that the list of crimes committed by the ruling elite is very long and they need to be meted out exemplary punishment for that.