Punjab

Maryam Nawaz laments Sharif’s disqualification on Iqama

While formally kicking off her political career in Kot Momin today (Saturday), Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz s (PMLN) leader Maryam Nawaz accused political opponents of hiding behind state-institutions and the apex court.
Maryam, who accompanied her father addressed the rally and said that there is in no need of an agreement for Nawaz to save himself as he is not guilty of anything.She stated that massive love for Nawaz Sharif has instilled fear in the political opponents.
Maryam obliquely took a jibe at Imran Khan while stating that he appeared on television on daily basis to utter lies.
“Mian saab (Nawaz Sharif) worked at a stretch to eliminate 20-hour long power cuts despite sit-ins and lock downs. He fulfilled promises made during electoral campaign (before 2013 polls),” she added.
Maryam reiterated that Sharif family gave accountability of three generations in Panama Papers case and demanded to bring dictator (Pervez Musharraf) who broke Constitution back to country.
She dismissed rumors pertaining to National Reconciliation Ordinance and asserted that Nawaz Sharif is working to restore sacredness of vote.
Maryam said that Nawaz would have opted for an “NRO” if he had admitted his crime or if the court had found him guilty.She also slammed her father’s opponents for “hiding behind one institution or the other” for attacking Nawaz.
She said that it was the Nawaz-led government which ended terrorism in Pakistan and solved power crisis.
The former premier earlier reached Kot Momin to address the party rally alongside his daughter.This is the PML-N chief’s first major public rally after his famed GT Road Rally following his disqualification as prime minister by the Supreme Court on July 28.