Shujaat asks Nawaz Sharif to clarify his ‘aliens’ statement


PESHAWAR: Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) leader Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain on Saturday stated that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif should clarify his statement that the PML-N will be contesting the general elections against “aliens”.

While speaking to media, Hussain said that he is busy preparing for the upcoming general elections and on being questioned if the general elections would be held on time, he remarked, “I will have to wear special glasses to foresee if general elections are held on time or not”.

On April 1, Hussain said that China has always stood behind the Pakistani nation during its difficult time.

The PML-Q leader gave the statement in a dinner reception hosted by him in the honor of Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing.

Hussain said that the Pakistan-China relations have made a mark in the international community, adding that the people of both the countries will be benefitted from the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.

Speaking on the occasion, the Chinese ambassador said that the Chinese people honour the interests of Pakistan.

Ambassadors from Turkey, India, Spain, Bahrain, Iran, Indonesia, Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Poland, Czech Republic and Nepal were present at the reception.