Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif had a meeting with Maulana Fazal ur Rehman at the Prime Minister’s Office this morning.
During the meeting, impending presidential election and other matters of mutual interest came under discussion.
The Prime Minister said that the President represents the federation and Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) has chosen a non-controversial figure from a smaller province for the slot with the objective of strengthening the federation.
The Prime Minister added that all political parties would be contacted for eliciting maximum support for the PML-N nominee in the upcoming presidential contest.
Mr. Muhammad Ishaq Dar, Federal Minister for Finance, Maulana Ghafoor Haidri and Mr. Akram Khan Durrani also attended the meeting