LAHORE: Maryam Nawaz, Daughter of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, has said that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is fighting for the right of the people and respect for their votes.
Maryam Nawaz said this while talking to private news channel on Wednesday. She said that it time that vote is respected and adding that our party only goal is to achieve the right respect for the vote.
Maryam added that she will continue the struggle and adding that she has come out for the country, nation and ‘respect for vote’.
She added that the nation is awake and the people are aware now. Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz will come into power in centre and Punjab after general election 2018, she claimed.
Later in the day, Maryam Nawaz’s nomination papers for the upcoming general election for PP-173 were scrutinized in Lahore’s civil court.
She was then granted exemption from appearance during the scrutiny process.
Before Maryam appeared before the court, strict security measures were taken and sniffer dogs were made to search the court room. This led to a protest by other candidates and they demanded that returning officer Asif Bashir should to take notice of the issue.