PPP, JUI-F to adopt joint stance on 18th amendment, NFC award
KARACHI (TLTP): Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Fazl (JUI-F) and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) have decided to adopt a unanimous stance on 18th Constitutional Amendment and National Finance Commission (NFC) Award.
This consensus was reached when JUI-F supremo Maulana Fazlur Rehman held a meeting with PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari here on Friday.
The meeting with JUI-F chief and PPP top leaders was continued for around one and a half hours where they held discussion over the current political situation and other matters.
During the meeting, Asif Ali Zardari said that his political party will not make any compromise on ‘anti-people’ budget and NFC Award. He alleged that the federal government has neglected to take necessary measures for eliminating the locusts’ attacks on crops.
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari alleged that Prime Minister Imran Khan is using the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) for political revenge against the opposition.
Fazlur Rehman said it is necessary for the opposition parties to build consensus against the present government in order to protect the national economy.
Both political parties have agreed to make consensus on political matters for the national integrity, as well as decided to adopt a concrete stance on 18th Constitutional Amendment and National Finance Commission (NFC) Award.