ISLAMABAD – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has been considering to resign from provincial assemblies and National Assembly of Pakistan apparently if their demands are not to be met, sources confirmed.
Well informed sources privy to PTI leadership has informed PakistanTribe on Thursday that mass resignation from lawmaking bodies was one of the options party was recently considering.
“Imran Khan and party leadership is considering to resign from provincial assemblies and National Assembly altogether,” one source said. When asked PakistanTribe was informed that resignations would be a one of the pressure tactics on Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) lead government to meet the demands.
Sources also confirmed that Imran Khan would likely to make this announcement on June 27 during Bhawalpur rally. “Imran Khan would first give a deadline and if demands are not met within the proposed time period then it would be followed by the mass resignations,” source told further.
Its pertinent to mention here that PTI has cancelled its Bhawalpur rally scheduled on June 22 after PML-N government initiated a military offensive against outlawed militants in North Waziristan. However, after the Model Town incident in which until recently at least 12 workers of Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT), Imran Khan once again announced to take Insafiyans to Bhawalpur.
PTI spokesperson, when contacted, refused to comment over this news and said party would make all its decision public after consultation with leadership.