LAHORE: President Pakistan Muslim League-N Nawaz Sharif has said that PML-N wants supremacy of law and complete implementation of the decisions of judiciary in the country.
He was talking to a delegation of senior lawyers led by former President Supreme Court Bar Association Asma Jehangir which called on him at his residence, here today. Senator Pervaiz Rashid was also present on the occasion. He said that early elections are the only solution to the existing crisis in the country.
Nawaz Sharif said PML-N wants that hidden hands should not have the opportunity to intervene in the general elections this time. He said that the establishment of a non-controversial election commission is essential for holding of fair and impartial elections. He said that the PML-N is also in favour of the solution of political deadlock in a political manner so that no third force could take advantage of the situation.
Matters regarding appointment of new Chief Election Commissioner, formation of caretaker set up for general elections and stability of democratic system were also discussed during the meeting. The lawyers’ delegation also invited Nawaz Sharif to the All Parties Conference being convened on the issues. They said that the future of Pakistan is linked with democracy and they are ready to make any sacrifice for the protection of democratic system in the country. Nawaz Sharif accepted invitation to attend All Parties Conference of Supreme Court Bar Association to be held on May 26. Member Pakistan Bar Council Azam Nazir Tarar, Executive Member Supreme Court Bar Waseem Mumtaz and Rana Shehzad were also present on the occasion.