JI to support PTI in NA-122, PP-147 LAHORE: The Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) on Mon proclaimed that it had set to support Islamic Republic of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) within the returning by-elections for National Assembly’s NA-122 and geographic region Assembly’s PP-147 seats.
Speaking at a group discussion in city, leaders of the 2 parties aforementioned Jamaat-i-Islami had set to support the PTI candidate in NA-122 and can additionally stand with its ally within the elections for PP-147 that ar scheduled to be persevered October eleven.
NA-122 is one in all four constituencies wherever PTI chairman Imran Khan had demanded voters’ fingerprint verification following his defeat to Ayaz Sadiq throughout the 2013 general elections.
Announcing his party’s call, Islamic Community leader Mian Maqsood aforementioned the decision was created upon the conclusion of 3 dialogue sessions with the PTI team. He other that the dialogue was command to iron out details as Islamic Community had its own reservations over seat adjustment with PTI.
Maqsood aforementioned he hoped PTI can win the metal seat and grab Punjab’s PP-147 in addition, adding that Islamic Community itself was only specializing in the coming native body polls.