The New Chief Of PLM (N) Will Be Announced Soon.
The New Chief Of PLM (N) Will Be Announced Soon: The former Prime Minister of Pakistan Mian Nawaz Sharif discussed the matter of the future chief of Pakistan Muslim League (N) with other leaders of party. The name of Shehbaz Sharif is considered suitable for the President of the PML (N).
Under the PML-N’s constitution, the Nawaz League’s Central Working Committee is required to appoint an acting president within seven days of the removal of a party head and elect a regular president within 45 days. The name of Sardar Yaqoob Nasir is under consideration for the acting chief of the party.
Although, the PML(N) officially remained tight-lipped on the details of the meeting, party sources said that the meeting participants including Ex Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi were critical of the Supreme Court’s order to disqualify Sharif. The meeting showed support for Sharif’s leadership as the party’s guardian, even though he can no longer hold any official portfolio.
Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal said “ the steps being taken against ex – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif are only benefiting him and the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz PML (N). Talking to a private news channel, the PML (N) leader added “attempts to run politics by targeting the ruling party will fail.The country’s economy has strengthened because of the Nawaz’s dynamic leadership and prudent policies”.
On the matter of choosing the party’s head following Supreme Court’s verdict that disqualified Nawaz as the president of the PML-N, Ahsan Iqbal further said that the consultations are under way and the announcement will be made soon. He said that PML (N) is not in hurry to appoint party chief. The sources said that the name of Shehbaz Sharif was proposed by Nawaz Sharif. Other leaders of PML (N) also proposed thea names of Kalsoom Nawaz and Maryiam Nawaz for the appointment of the new chief of the Pakistan Muslim League (N).