PML-N walks out of Senate over Haideri's selection

PML-N staged a walkout from the Senate session to protest against FATA senators being sent to the Opposition benches.


Express June 07, 2011

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) staged a walkout from the Senate session on Tuesday to protest against FATA senators being sent to the Opposition benches.

PML-N Senator, Ishaq Dar objected to the Chairman Senate has declared FATA senators of the government as a part of the opposition.

Jamiat-e-Ulema Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) leader Maulana Ghafoor Haideri was elected Opposition leader in the Senate on Monday.

Meanwhile, Senator Haroon Akhtar said, no law bars them from sitting on the opposition benches.

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Nadeem | 9 years ago | Reply | Recommend @Pervez: Please don't insult your own religion, if you are a Muslim.
pervez | 9 years ago | Reply | Recommend This is the last straw,now we have a bearded islamic extremist as the face of our opposition in the senate.What next,will we have beheadings and the stoning of women in the senate now also?
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