Political crises: Talks between PTI, govt committees end

Political crises: PTI, govt committees hold seventh round of talks


ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The seventh round of talks between the government and the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) committees held in Islamabad on Saturday to resolve the current political crisis ended.

Following the talks, the PTI senior leader Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that there was an agreement to continue talks between the two sides.

The federal ministers including Ishaq Dar, Pervaiz Rasheed, Ahsan Iqbal and Abdul Qadir Baloch represented the government in the talks which were held at PTI leader Jehangir Tareen’s residence.

The PTI committee members included Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Jahangir Tareen, Asad Umer, Arif Alvi and Pervaiz Khattak.

PTI’s all constitutional demands accepted: Ahsan Iqbal

Earlier, talking to media in Islamabad, the federal minister for planning and development Ahsan Iqbal said that all demands of the PTI and the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) have been accepted but their illegal and unconstitutional demand for resignation of the prime minister cannot be entertained.

The minister said that the tendency to dislodge the government through pressure tactics would render the system instable and no prime minister would be able to run the country smoothly in the future.

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