Nawaz, Zardari to spend rest of their lives in prison: Fawad
LAHORE (92 News) – Minister for Information Fawad Chaudhry on Sunday predicted that Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif and Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari would spend rest of their lives in prison or in exile.
Briefing media after provincial cabinet meeting in Lahore, the minister predicted that Nawaz Sharif and Zardari would spend rest of their lives in prison or in exile. “Courts would decide the fate of Nawaz Sharif,” he added.
Fawad says PTI decides to bring large-scale reforms in police
“The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) led government had decided to bring large-scale reforms in police department to improve its performance,” the minister assured.
Fawad Chaudhry said that matters pertaining to governance in Punjab and police reforms were discussed during various meetings chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan in Lahore today (Sunday).
PM expresses solidarity with Sahiwal victims’ family
He said PM Imran Khan had expressed solidarity with the families of the victims of Sahiwal incident and assured them of justice
First phase launching of Sehat Card Scheme
The minister said that the first phase of Sehat Card Scheme would be launched on Monday and added that under this Scheme, free health care worth Rs0.7mn to Rs0.9mn would be provided to deserving and poor segments of society.
Notice of hike in gas prices for domestic consumers
Fawad Chaudhry said that PM Imran Khan had taken notice of hike in gas prices for domestic consumers and directed Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Ghulam Sarwar Khan to conduct an inquiry into the matter.
Doctors to decide about Nawaz’s health
The information minister on Sunday said that whenever an influential person goes to jail, he fell ill. He said that any decision regarding Nawaz Sharif s health will be taken by the independent doctors.
PML-Q has no reservations with govt
In another question, Fawad Ch said that PML-Q (PML-Q) has no reservations with the government and both the PTI and the PML-Q will move forward in the best interest of the country.
Govt fully support working journalists
Regarding media strategy, the minister said the PTI’s social media will be revived and the government will fully support working journalists in getting their issues resolved with their respective media houses.
“The prime minister has advised him to hold meetings with owners of media Houses to sort out things in an amicable way,” he added.