Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Hussain on Wednesday mentioned spreading rumours had turn out to be a norm within the nation and famous it was a great signal that the Director-General of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) had additionally rejected the speculations reviews of a take care of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif.
Addressing a media briefing earlier within the day, the army spokesperson had dismissed the hypothesis as “completely baseless speculations”, saying whoever was making such claims needs to be requested to carry forth proof.
He mentioned there isn’t a such factor occurring and reiterated that if somebody does speak of it, they should be requested for particulars.
“In my understanding, I am very clear on that, this is all absolutely baseless speculation and the lesser we discuss it, the better for the country,” he added.
Speaking to media after the launching ceremony of Minister for Interior Sheikh Rashid Ahmed’s ebook, Fawad mentioned that the “political dwarfs” had been resorting to rumour-mongering with the intention to hog the limelight.
To a query, the minister mentioned former premier Nawaz Sharif and former president Asif Zardari now belonged to the previous, including they now not had any appreciable position within the nation’s political area in any respect.
Earlier, addressing the ebook launching ceremony, Fawad remarked that Sheikh Rashid has at all times represented the brighter facet of Pakistani politics, saying the latter deserved appreciation for his political providers.
He recalled Sheikh Rashid had been the pivot of nationwide politics since he contested the primary election in 1977.
“He started his journey as a political activist and today he is a famous political personality of the country,” he mentioned, including that the media, too, gave significance and protection to what Rashid has to say about political happenings.
He mentioned Sheikh Rashid in his ebook ‘From Lal Haveli to General Assembly’ narrates the story of his political journey.