KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) member Sindh Assembly Haleem Adil Sheikh has resigned from the post of a parliamentary leader in the Sindh Assembly.
The resignation of PTI parliamentary leader has been sent to the Speaker Sindh Assembly. Haleem Adil Sheikh has nominated Bilal Ghaffar as the parliamentary leader of Sindh Assembly.
A letter to nominate Bilal Ghaffar as parliamentary leader of Sindh Assembly has been sent to the Speaker of Sindh Assembly.
It may be recalled that the Leader of the Opposition in the Sindh Assembly Firdous Shamim Naqvi had also resigned recently.
Sindh Governor Imran Ismail confirmed that Shamim Naqvi had forwarded his resignation after an apology on the day he spoke against the federal government.
Prime Minister Imran Khan had not yet taken any decision regarding the resignation of Firdous Shamim Naqvi.
On September 18, Firdous Shamim Naqvi posted an apology on Twitter for criticizing the Prime Minister Imran Khan. He said, “I would like to apologize to all Insafians. My intention was to say I am going to complain about the energy minister and SSGC to the PM. On hearing the recording words are not exactly conveying that. My apologies to my leader. Who is the most committed and upright man I have ever met.”
Earlier in July, the Standing Committee on Accountability and Discipline of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) had taken strict action against one of its lawmakers, MPA Uzma Kardar, and ordered her to resign as the provincial legislator in the Punjab Assembly.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf sacked Uzma Kardar from the party on basis of the alleged audio call. Uzma Kardar’s alleged audio call was leaked on 15th June.
SAPM Zulfi Bukhari also criticized Uzma Kardar for irresponsible behaviour towards her own party.