PTI has sufficient votes to elect its president: Shafqat


ISLAMABAD: Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mahmood on Thursday said that the presidential election is a number game and the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has sufficient votes to elect its president.

Talking to media outside Parliament House, he said that PTI candidate will win the presidential election.

Meanwhile, talking about September 6, he said that a glowing tribute would be paid to the martyrs and brave armed forces who sacrificed their lives for the defence of the country. He added that the whole nation would reiterate its commitment to stand with our brave armed forces and mark Pakistan Defence Day with national enthusiasm.

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Senator Rehman Malik said that the whole nation is proud of the armed forces for their sacrifices for the defence of the country.

He said that Pakistan Defence Day reminds us to pay a glowing tribute to our martyrs and their families.

Talking about presidential election, he said that the PPP nominated the most suitable candidate for the presidential election on merit.