Sherpao urged political parties to honour apex court decision

F.P. Report

PESHAWAR: Chairman Qaumi Watan Party Aftab Ahmed Khan Sherpao has said the JIT report is serious matter as it involved a sitting Prime Minister and his family therefore it should be tackled careful and the decision of the apex could must be honoured.

He said that the ruling party had made a right decision to contest the issue in the court as it would auger well the system. According to press release, he was addressing a press Conference at Watan Kor Peshawar.

On this occasion, Muhammad Ilyas, PTI candidate on PK-21 Charsadda along with family and scores of supporters resigned from party and announced QWP.  They reposed confidence in the leadership of Aftab Sherpao and Sikandar Hayat Sherpao.

He said that the JIT report was a unique development in the political history of the country because it had made a sitting prime minister and his family accountability.

He hailed the decision of PML-N to fight the report in court saying that it was a right step as it would strengthen the trust on institutions. QWP, he contended, has been staunch supporter of democracy hence the government shall adopt legal and constitutional ways to tackle the issue.

He warned that any illegal step would be detrimental to the democratic system therefore utmost efforts should be made to save the system from any damage.

He asked the government and opposition not use Panama issue as a political ploy to subside the real issues such as war on terror, energy crisis, relations with neigh-bours etc., saying that putting the vital national issues on back burners would aggravate the problems of the masses.

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