Chaudhry Shujaat meets Elahi at Lahore jail to discuss political landscape

LAHORE: In a bid to break the ice between the cousins, Pakistan Muslim League (PML-Q) chief Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain on Sunday met Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) President Parvez Elahi at Lahore Camp Jail.

Shujaat’s son Chaudhry Salik Hussain was accompanying the PML-Q leader. During the meeting the Shujaat inquired about Elahi’s health.

The two leaders also discussed also the current political situation.

It is noteworthy that Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi, the President of Tehreek-e-Insaf, is currently serving judicial remand in a money laundering case.

The former Punjab exective was apprehended by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on June 26, subsequent to being granted bail in an anti-corruption case.

Elahi is among the PTI leaders who are standing firm with the party chairman, Imran Khan, despite a government crackdown that is followed by a mass exodus of leaders from the former ruling party.

Courtesy: samaa news