Lahore: N-League former ticket holder from PP-22 Chakwal Pir Nisar Qasim has joined Pakistan Muslim League along with thousands of his colleagues.
He made the announcement when he called on Pakistan Muslim League senior central leader and Deputy Prime Minister Ch Parvez Elahi at his residence here today. He was accompanied by Sardar Ghulam Mehdi, Ch Muhammad Ali, Ch Ghulam Haider, Ch Qasim Ali, Ch Tanveer Ali advocate and several other local leaders. Ch Zaheeruddin Khan and Muhammad Basharat Raja were also present on the occasion.
While making the announcement, Pir Nisar Qasim expressed complete confidence in the leadership of Ch Shujat Hussain and Ch Parvez Elahi. Describing five years tenure of Ch Parvez Elahi as the Chief Minister as golden era of the Punjab, he said that the prosperous Punjab of his tenure has been rendered bankrupt by N-League, crime ratio has increased greatly, Mian Brothers even do not listen to their parliamentarians and only impose their orders because of not only people but most of the N-League members of the assemblies are also unhappy and many N-League parliamentarians will be announcing quitting of the party after the elections are announced.
Welcoming Pir Nisar Qasim in PML fold, Ch Parvaiz Elahi said with his joining the PML will become more stronger in Chakwal. He said provision of basic facilities to the people is our mission because of this we have also launched plans for providing gas to the villages while electricity is also being supplied in the far flung villages as well. He said that he has always given preference and special attention to the development of backward and rural areas. He said further that as the Chief Minister, he got more than 37 thousand kilometers of concrete roads which greatly benefitted the farmers in the province and their crops are reaching from fields to the markets timely.