ISLAMABAD ( REPORTBEAT )-Maulana Fazlur Rehman, head of the Pakistan Democratic Movement, has said that Hafeez Sheikh is contesting the elections on behalf of the government as opposed to Yousuf Gilani. Earlier, Yousuf Raza was also the Prime Minister and Speaker of the National Assembly. It will be an honor for all of us to have him as Chairman Senate. PDM will do its best for their success.
Talking to media persons along with Yousuf Raza Gilani in the federal capital Islamabad, Maulana Fazlur Rehman further said that Yousuf Raza Gilani is our joint candidate for the Senate. After Gilani’s announcement, there was panic in government circles.
The PDM chief further said that inflation is rising in the country, everything including flour, sugar has become so expensive. The people have been suffering for two and a half years.
On the occasion, Yousuf Raza Gilani said that he was grateful to all parties for their self-confidence. PDM gave me a ticket, I will fully interpret the PDM.