PDM, PTI politics revolve around new army chief: Siraj.

LOWER DIR -- Jamaat-i-Islami chief Sirajul Haq has said that leaders of both Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) were eager to win support of the international establishment and America.

He was addressing a convention of social media activists organised by the JI youth wing at a local hotel in Timergara here on Tuesday as chief guest. The convention was also addressed by JI district chief Izazul Mulk Afkari, former MNA Sahibzada Yaqub Khan, former MPA Saeed Gul, Shad Nawaz Khan, JI youth wing district president Ateequr Rehman and others.

Sirajul Haq said that politics of both PDM and PTI revolved around the appointment of chief of army staff as they had nothing to do with the people and their miseries.

He said that a new social contract among the leaders of political parties was need of the hour.

JI chief calls for new social contract among leaders of political parties

He said that political parties should make an agreement for civil supremacy, electoral reforms and mechanism for the neutralisation of the establishment.

The JI chief said that there was no difference in the policies of PDM and PTI regarding national economy, international relations and social reforms. He said that both of them ruined the economy of the country.

About the interest-free economy, he said that it was a good omen that the federal government had withdrawn its appeal against the Federal Shariat Court. He said that it was ironic that there was still a 15 per cent mark-up in all banks...

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