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The streak of quitting Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf(PTI) is continue as two more leaders parted ways with the party on Monday.
Former member national assembly Chaudhry Wajahat Hussain has announced to quit PTI.
Addressing a press conference, Mr. Hussain said he was saddened to come across the May 9 attacks.
“I am announcing this without any pressure,” he added.
Flanked by Chaudhry Shafay Hussain, he said that he condemned the PTI protest of the vandalism across the country following the arrest of party chairman Imran Khan on May 9.
Chaudhry Wajahat Hussain joined PTI along with his cousin Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi in February this year leaving Pakistan Muslim League Quid, but he parted ways with his cousin Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi and announced rejoining PML-Q.
Chaudhry Wajahat Hussain, the younger brother of PML-Q Chief Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain said the country needs politics of joining rather than breaking at the present situation.
He also expressed hopes that PML-Q chief Ch Shujaat Hussain will accept them with open arms. “He is not only my elder brother but also plays the role of father.”
Replying to a question, he said the time has proved some people in their family were wrong. However, he expressed hopes that they would see the whole family together in the coming time.
Moreover, PTI leader and former Punjab Minister for Religious Affairs Pir Saeedul Hassan also quit the party on Monday.
Addressing a press conference at Gujranwala Press Club, he said his today’s speech was related to the country’s existence.
He said although he supported the PTI wholeheartedly. “But what happened on May 9 hurt me and the people of my constituency at Zafarwal badly,” he said, adding, “Therefore, I dissociate myself from the party.”
Pir said that the people of Zafarwal had always given respect to the Pakistan Army.
He called upon all political parties to start thinking about the national interest.