Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) has decided to contact all the parties in the opposition on Monday owning to the current political situation in the country, Dunya News reported. Party’s co-chairman, Asif Ali Zardari will be contacting the opposition parties himself. In the current political situation, PPP will reach out to the heads of all the opposition parties. In fact, Asif Ali Zardari will contact them himself. While speaking to the heads of all opposition parties, Zardari will be discussing the current political situation and will consequently take important decisions. The communication with different parties will begin today evening. Yesterday, the opposition leader Khursheed Shah announced an end to PPP’s role as a friendly opposition in the Parliament. Shah criticized the government for the decision to deploy army in the federal capital based on Article 245.
Meanwhile, Former President Asif Ali Zardari also telephoned separately ANP Chief Asfandyar Wali Khan and PML-Q President Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain.
Spokesperson Senator Farhatullah Babar said that the phone calls were made a short while ago on Monday afternoon by the former President from London.
In his separate telephonic conversations with the heads of two political parties the former President discussed the current political situation obtaining in the country.
The Spokesperson said that the former President who is keeping himself abreast with the latest developments in the country has viewed with concern some recent developments. Mr. Zardari believes that it is necessary to engage other political forces for defending the Constitution and democracy.
He said that the PPP is keeping an eye on the situation and is committed to the protection and furtherance of democracy and the Constitutionalism.