ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Mir Zafarullah Jamali introduced his resignation from the National Assembly (NA) on Wednesday.
Speaking within the NA, Jamali, who hails from Balochistan’s Jaffarabad district, mentioned that if the prime minister and opposition chief are sad with the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) chairman’s efficiency, than they need to resign because the NAB chief was appointed after their mutual session.
He additionally criticised the federal authorities over its failure to allocate ample assets for Balochistan within the federal price range.
Jamali additionally blamed the NA speaker for failing to cease demonising of state establishments in Parliament.
Jamali, who served because the prime minister from 2002 to 2004 throughout President General (retd) Pervez Musharraf’s tenure, is presently related to the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz.
During the session, lawmakers from the Pakistan Peoples Party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Jamaat-e-Islami, PML-Quaid and Awami National Party determined to not submit reduce motions within the price range — a practice of the opposition events.
Repeating the opposition events’ stance, PTI MNA Shireen Mazari mentioned presentation of a full 12 months’s price range by a authorities that’s finishing its tenure in a matter of weeks is unacceptable.
Discussing the federal government’s plan to introduce a invoice associated to the merger of the tribal areas with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman referred to as the try “part of a foreign agenda”.