LAHORE: Pakistan Tehrik –e Insaf (PTI) Punjab Organiser and former Governor Punjab Chaudhary Sarwar is likely to quit party, sources confirmed on Thursday.
According to sources, Chaudhary Sarwar is quite disappointed with party’s internal politics and has informed PTI leadership about his concerns.
Sources confirmed that few days back at a dinner PTI leader Chaudhry Sarwar and Vice-chairman and deputy parliamentary leader of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf. Shah Mehmood Qureshi had harsh words with each other in presence of PTI chairman Imran Khan.
Ch Sarwar leaving PTI will go 2 UK tonight and miss the important Lahore jalsa as well as all party meetings scheduled for next few days
— Mubasher Lucman (@mubasherlucman) April 28, 2016
Sources suggest that he is seriously mulling to part ways with PTI.
Earlier, media reports that Sarwar intended to leave the party, the PTI leader took to the social media to deny them. In a tweet, Sarwar stated that he was still with the PTI. He further added that “false rumours” should be ignored.
According to media reports, grouping in top leadership of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf surfaced as Shah Mehmood Qureshi, severely critcised his fellow party leaders Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar and Jahangir Tareen.
Addressing a ceremony on last Sunday in Lahore, Qureshi said that Sarwar had made attempts to get him removed from his position as vice chairman.
He said that he would part ways with the politics the day he would have to take party tickets from people like Jahangir Tareen and Chaudhry Sarwar.