NADEEM MALIK LIVE
TOPIC- POLITICAL PROCESS IN PAKISTAN
GUESTS- DR MOSADIQ MALIK, ASAD UMER, MOEEN HAIDER, SAEED GHANI
DR MOSADIQ MALIK OF PML-N said that the government is very happy appointing General Qamar Bajwa as COAS. He said that first the government Appointed General Raheel Sharif as COAS and now Qamar Bajwa it will strengthen the democracy in the country.
He said that the PM himself has stated that if he has done anything wrong prove it in the court of law he will go home.
He said that if India kills our one soldier we kill their three and if they attack on our one village we destroy their nine posts in retaliation.
ASAD UMER OF PTI said that there is no doubt that there should be democracy in Pakistan but we have to see whether we have democracy in Pakistan or not. He said that anti democratic steps are taken in Pakistan. He said that Islamabad metro bus project was set without any survey and the CJ of SC has said that we have monarchy in the country instead of democracy. He said that the institutions in Pakistan have become incompetent PML-N ministers are saying that they can not find one good person to work in any department. He said that the appointment of new army chief is the most concerned matter for the military if they do not interfere in this subject accusing for others is not fair.
He said that people do not blame institutions without any reason their opinion is based on their bad experiences. He said that people did not accuse Zardari for compromising the interest of Pakistan infront of India but they are accusing Nawaz Sharif.
MOEEN HAIDER FORMER INTERIOR MINISTER said that the democracy should be run in Pakistan the way it is run in good democratic countries. He said that there should be accountability in Pakistan local elections have taken place now the powers should be given to them. He said that Paki8stan is in state of war the government has to take the advice of the military. He said that NAB and FIA are afraid of holding the ruler of the time accountable. He said that the military does not interfere in the foreign policy why they will like not to have god relationship with India and Afghanistan.
SAEED GHANI OF PPPP said that change of the army chief is a routine matter in the world but in Pakistan lot of hype is created on this issue. He said that we are not used to the change in management of the institutions in routine as yet. He said that some people spread lot of rumors as well. He said that the parliament strengthen democracy the PM does not understands this makes the democracy weaker. He said that if the military interferes in the government affairs the government should talk to them but first should take all the political parties in the confidence. He said that the loyalty of Nawaz Sharif or the military is not dubious they should talk and go along together.