ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif has rejected the reservations of the Opposition Leader Syed Khursheed Shah regarding Sharif family’s visit to Saudi Arabia, and said it was in fact Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) which pushed the Country into darkness.
Earlier in the day while holding a Press Conference in Lahore, Khursheed Shah raised questions over visits of top leadership of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) to Riyadh, saying the nation had witnessed today that why people were going to Saudi Arabia?.
“We should take our decisions by ourselves,” Khursheed Shah said.
While talking to a Private News Channel, Khawaja Asif said Khursheed Shah shouldn’t have reservations regarding Saudi Arabia. He said Mian brothers spent eight years of exile in Saudi Arabia.
The foreign minister said the people of Pakistan would have a final decision that who would be the ruler of the Country. He said the PML-N government brought the Country out of darkness.
Meanwhile sources said that the former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is also most likely to depart for Saudi Arabia in next 48 hours. His trusted Companion Khawaja Saad Rafique has already left for Saudi Arabia whereas the Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has also been in the Kingdom since Wednesday.
Sources said that in the future political scenario, the Saudi officials have got paramount importance. They said that the process of consultations especially with regard to helping the Sharif family in various Cases has sped up.