ISLAMABAD, 9th July: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president and Opposition Leader in National Assembly (NA) Shehbaz Sharif on Tuesday has said that Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan will be responsible if anything happen to ex-PM Nawaz Sharif at Kot Lakhpat Jail.
Responding to the ban on homemade food for the former premier by provincial authorities, the PML-N leader said that PM will soon be held accountable for all his revengeful actions against Sharif family.
He also recorded his protest against banning homemade food for his elder brother and said that it’s a level of inhumanity which the government is showing.
Earlier, Shehbaz Sharif expressed that Nawaz Sharif is a heart patient and needs homemade food to control his health and diet whereas government is doing injustice by depriving him of it.
Opposition leader said that PM Imran Khan is extracting revenge against him. “Listen, Imran Khan, you can’t break our morale with your cruelty. Our morale is high as sky,” he added.
Shehbaz asserted that Nawaz Sharif has been elected thrice as the PM of this country and this attitude towards him is inhumane. Shahbaz Sharif wants to make sure that Nawaz Sharif starts getting homemade food immediately.
On the other hand, Maryam Nawaz had also threatened to go on hunger strike if Sharif will not allowed homemade food. She claimed that the incarcerated former premier has refused to eat jail-food.
She went on to say that she would approach the court if the government didn’t withdraw ban on homemade food.
“If I don’t get help from the court, then I will stage a sit-in outside Kot Lakhpat jail and would even go on a hunger strike,” she concluded