Islamabad, Mar 05: The chiefs of Pakistan Army and highly effective spy company Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) met Prime Minister Imran Khan to assessment nationwide points, a day after his Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf get together suffered a humiliating defeat in a closely-contested Senate election, in accordance with a media report.
Army chief Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday met Prime Minister Khan as a part of the interactions between the civilian and army management on nationwide points. ISI Director General Lt Gen Faiz Hameed was additionally current in the course of the assembly, the Dawn newspaper reported.
An official supply mentioned the assembly was held to assessment the “inside and exterior scenario”. However, no assertion was issued by the Prime Minister”s Office, which often points press releases on such conferences, the report famous.
According to the report, folks had been fast to hyperlink the assembly to the newest political developments in the nation following the Senate elections.
Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) candidate and former prime minister Yusuf Raza Gilani defeated ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) candidate Abdul Hafeez Shaikh on Wednesday, in a significant blow to Khan, who had personally campaigned for his Cabinet colleague.
Pak PM Imran Khan says he will search vote of confidence following Senate election defeat
The defeat of the finance minister in the elections to the higher home prompted requires resignation of Khan by the Opposition leaders.
Khan hit again by asserting to hunt a vote of confidence from the National Assembly on Saturday. Shaikh was defeated by a margin of 5 votes.
Criticising the assembly between Khan, the Army chief and the ISI chief, Maryam Nawaz, Vice President of the principle Oppostion get together Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz mentioned the army management “mustn’t have been seen” with Prime Minister Khan after the developments in the Senate polls.
She mentioned that the Prime Minister had known as and met the heads of establishments in the lawns of PM House “on the day he suffered a humiliating defeat (and) his members expressed a insecurity in him and voted towards him”.
“Is he not dragging the establishments into politics?” she was quoted as saying in the report.
She mentioned that the assembly at this juncture doesn’t ship out good visuals.
“Institutions” ought to finish backing of Prime Minister Khan, in the event that they haven’t carried out thus far and will limit themselves to the constitutional and lawful position, she mentioned.
Addressing the army management, she mentioned, “you shouldn’t have been seen sitting with Imran Khan at any price a day after he suffered a battering (and) confronted the folks”s and public representatives” wrath, when he (Imran) was busy in machinations and rigging.”