PPP calls for trying minister for aviation under high treason charges

ISLAMABAD, July 01 (Online): PPP leaders have said minister for aviation should step down and he should  be tried under high treason charges for causing enormous loss to the country.

PPP leaders including Nafisa Shah,Palosha Khan, Senator Rubina Khalid and others said this while addressing a press conference here Wednesday.

Nafisa Shah said minister for  aviation said on the floor of assembly on June 24 that 262 out of 860 pilots are holding suspicious licenses and degrees. We had demanded resignation from him on this wrong report. His statement has caused irreparable loss to PIA. Pakistani pilots have been laid off by all the airlines in the world over this statement.  They have barred PIA planes to land in their respective countries.  This loss has not been caused by any enemy but it has been inflicted by a federal minister. Therefore a high treason case be registered against him and he should tender resignation as well.

She held PM Imran Khan ATM have evolved plan to devastate national institutions and purchase them on their own. PM is defending minister for aviation plane crash  report.

She said selected PM entered into assembly when opposition was not present.

Palosha Khan said there is no justification for Imran Khan to sit in  PM house.

Who had said Taliban should open their office. Those who had run Modi campaign are now saying India has attacked stock exchange. she said. Efforts are underway to sell Roosevelt hotel and PIA on throwaway prices.