Recommendations will be presented in the PDM summit today
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) has prepared recommendations in support of long march and resignations from assemblies during its steering committee session. The session of the PDM steering committee was held under the chair of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) senior vice president Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Sunday.
The steering committee members mulled over the option of long march and resignation from assemblies. The members have finalised recommendations in support of the long march and resignations, sources said. It was learnt that the decision for finalising the date of long march and resignations will be taken in the upcoming PDM heads’ session. The members also agreed to hold protest demonstrations and conventions in all provinces before the long march.
The steering committee of Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) chaired by Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has prepared recommendations regarding long march and resignations from assemblies.
During the meeting, recommendations were made in support of the resignations, which will be presented at the meeting heads of PDM parties. The committee members agreed that the opposition alliance should hold a long march and tender resignations from assemblies but the time and date of the long march and resignations will be decided in the tomorrow’s meeting. According to sources, conventions and protest rallies will be held in all the four provinces before the long march.
The recommendations of the steering committee will be presented in the PDM heads’ session on Monday (tomorrow). In a previous meeting, the opposition alliance Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) had announced to launch ‘Mehngai’ march in provincial capitals before going ahead with a long march towards Islamabad. The decision was taken at the summit session of the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM), convened on an urgent basis by the alliance’s president, Maulana Fazlur Rehman, to discuss the strategy of the alliance for a joint sitting of the Parliament. The opposition alliance had decided to launch the ‘Mehngai’ march or Inflation march in all provinces. ‘Mehngai’ marches would be held in Quetta, Peshawar, Lahore and Karachi.