New tradition being set to change name plate on previous projects: Asif
ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) stalwart Khawaja Asif has said that the new tradition is being set to change name plate on the previous government’s projects on Thursday.
In his statement, responding to the ground-breaking ceremony of Mohmand Dam, the PML-N leader said that the Mohmand Dam was the project of his government but the incumbent government is inaugurating again the previous projects to change only the inauguration name plate.
“The current government has nothing to do so they will fail to make fool the nation except them,” he mentioned. He also said that the PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif would return to Pakistan to attend the National Assembly’s budget session.
Rana Tanveer nominated as new PAC chairman
The Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) PML-N has nominated Rana Tanveer as the new chairman for the Public Accounts Committee and also decided to appoint Khawaja Asif as the party’s parliamentary leader.
According to the reports, a parliamentary party meeting headed by Khawaja Asif and Raja Zafarul Haq on Thursday, the party decided to appoint Rana Tanveer to the post of the PAC chairperson.
During the meeting, they also decided to appoint Khawaja Asif as the party’s parliamentary leader. He was nominated by former premier Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and approved by the rest of the meeting’s participants.
It was also reported that for Rana Tanveer’s nomination, a letter will be written to the speaker, who will then issue a notification.
Opposition Leader in National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif was the PAC chairman but the party has decided to hand over the post to another member. The party wants to push active and vocal members to the front.
It is pertinent to mention here that currently Shehbaz Sharif is serving as the PAC chairman and he is also nominated suspect in the Ashiana Housing scandal and Ramazan Sugar mills cases.
Shehbaz Sharif is facing the corruption reference in the Lahore accountability court. Now, the opposition leader is present in the London for inquiring health of his granddaughter and his medical check-up.