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Nawaz and Bilawal Discuss Government Formation, Deliberated on Sharing of PM Post

As per the report, during their initial meeting on Sunday, the party leaders explored the option of dividing the prime ministerial term in half.

PPP Chairman Bilawal-Bhutto Zardari (right) and former prime minister Shehbaz Sharif from PML-N.

PPP Chairman Bilawal-Bhutto Zardari (right) and former prime minister Shehbaz Sharif from PML-N.

The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) are contemplating a novel alliance to govern the federal government, as reported by Geo News on Monday. This alliance has discussed the potential of alternating prime ministers from each party, serving three and two-year terms at the helm.

During their inaugural meeting on Sunday at Bilawal House in Lahore, both parties deliberated on the prospect of appointing a prime minister for half of the term, mirroring a power-sharing model previously implemented by the PML-N and the National Party (NP) in Balochistan in 2013.

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In attendance were prominent figures such as PPP-Parliamentarian President Asif Ali Zardari, PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, and former prime minister Shehbaz Sharif representing the PML-N. A joint statement issued after the meeting highlighted the cordial atmosphere and shared commitment to prioritize the nation’s interests.

The PML-N delegation included Azam Nazir Tarar, Ayaz Sadiq, Ahsan Iqbal, Rana Tanvir, Khawaja Saad Rafique, Malik Ahmad Khan, Marriyum Aurangzeb, and Sheza Fatima. The discussions focused on assessing Pakistan’s political landscape, developing future strategies, and promoting stability and progress across the country.

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Both parties affirmed their dedication to leading Pakistan towards prosperity and resilience, acknowledging the majority mandate they received from the populace. They pledged to fulfill the aspirations of the people and ensure their voices are heard and addressed.

Meanwhile, supporters of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) launched nationwide protests on February 8, alleging election rigging. PTI members staged demonstrations in Peshawar, including blocking the Peshawar-Islamabad Motorway, to protest what they perceived as electoral interference.