Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday met President Dr Arif Alvi for the primary time after assuming the PM’s workplace.
According to a press launch issued by the President’s Secretariat, the leaders met on the Aiwan-e-Sadr (President House) and mentioned points associated to the evolving political and financial state of affairs within the nation.
The assembly comes because the PTI-PML-N conflict over the removing of Punjab Governor Omer Sarfaraz Cheema.
After PML-N chief Hamza Shahbaz was elected chief minister of Punjab, Cheema stated he wouldn’t administer oath to Hamza, claiming that the Punjab Assembly secretary’s report, the excessive court docket’s directions and “the facts presented” to him raised questions in regards to the validity of the chief minister’s election.
Since then there was hypothesis that Cheema could be faraway from his place by the federal authorities.
However, in a press convention on Sunday, the governor had claimed that the prime minister did not have the authority to take away the governor.
“He [should send] a summary to the president because I am holding this office with the pleasure of the president of Pakistan. Until the president notifies [the order to remove me], I am holding this office,” Cheema had stated.
Subsequently, PML-N chief Marriyum Aurangzeb stated that the federal government was sending a abstract to the president for his removing.
Following her assertion, PTI’s Fawad Chaudhry tweeted that the president had denied eradicating Cheema.
President Arif Alvi has additionally distanced himself from the newly elected authorities from the primary day.
He skipped the oath-taking ceremony of PM Shehbaz on well being grounds after which Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani had taken over the duty.
The president had additionally refused to manage oath to federal cupboard members compelling the federal government to postpone the ceremony. Eventually, it was Sanjrani once more who administered the oath to the cupboard.