6 MPAs from Punjab set to join PTI today
LAYYAH: MPA Sardar Shahabuddin Khan Sehar of the PPP and six other MPAs have decided to join the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf, sources told Dawn.
Mr Sehar, also a former district nazim and PPP president, was elected on the PPP’s ticket in the 2013 general elections.
According to the sources close to Mr Sehar, four PML-Q MPAs – Pir Ahmed Shah Khagga, Chaudhry Amir Sultan Cheema, Waqas Hassan Moakal and Sardar Muhammad Asif Nakai – and two independents – Ali Suleiman and Ahsan Riaz Fatiana – are also joining the PTI.
All of the MPAs are scheduled to meet PTI Chairman Imran Khan at his Bani Gala residence today (Tuesday), they said.