LAHORE: PPP chairperson Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari will meet Punjab’s Leader of the Opposition Hamza Shahbaz to debate the Pakistan Democratic Movement’s (PDM) anti-government lengthy march and different political developments.
PML-N sources confirmed to Geo News that the PPP chairperson is anticipated to satisfy Hamza at his Model Town residence as we speak (Sunday) after which the 2 will maintain a joint press convention.
Sources mentioned the 2 are anticipated to debate former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gilani’s bid for Senate chairperson, the PDM’s lengthy march, the potential for an in-house change in Punjab and different issues.
This is the primary time the 2 leaders are assembly ever since Hamza’s launch from jail.
The two are anticipated to debate different political developments and issues throughout the assembly.
PML-N chief Hamza Shahbaz launched from jail after 20 months
Hamza had been launched from jail final month following the Lahore High Court’s (LHC) choice to grant him bail within the cash laundering investigation in opposition to the PML-N chief.
A two-member bench of the LHC comprising Justice Sardar Muhammad Sarfraz Dogar and Justice Asjad Javed Ghural had heard the bail plea of Hamza within the cash laundering case.
The bench had ordered the discharge of the PML-N chief from the Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore.
After listening to the arguments of each events, the courtroom had granted bail to Hamza and ordered him to submit two surety bonds of Rs10 million every.
On June 11, 2019, NAB had arrested Hamza after the LHC rejected his interim bail within the Ramzan Sugar Mills and cash laundering instances.