In meeting with Nawaz Sharif, Fazl proposes coalition govt

Nawaz Sharif says ‘no wish to take revenge’, seeks support of all ‘constitutional institutions’

LAHORE, Nov 25 (DNA): Jamiat-e-Ulema Islam Fazl (JUI-F) President
Maulana Fazlur Rehman has met Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N)
supremo Nawaz Sharif and proposed formation of coalition government
after upcoming general elections 2024.

Sources said that a meeting was held between the two senior politicians
a few days ago, which was also attended by former premier Shehbaz

During the meeting, Maulana Fazl proposed formation of a coalition
government after the general elections, scheduled for February 8, 2024.

Meanwhile, former prime minister Shehbaz Sharif mentioned the JUI-F
chairman’s support in the 16-month government of Pakistan Democratic
Movement (PDM). “Will see when the time comes,” Nawaz Sharif responded
to the Fazl’s proposal.

On November 21, the PML-N supremo met Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Fazl (JUI-F)
chairman Maulana Fazlur Rehman at the latter’s residence in Islamabad.

On the occasion, Nawaz condoled Rehman over the demise of the latter’s

Following the meeting, Maulana Fazlur Rehman announced that both parties
have reached a seat adjustment agreement in a bid to cement their

However, there was no statement from the PML-N regarding the meeting
between the two, but JUI-F chief Maulana Fazl said both parties have
reached an agreement to contest elections together.

Maulana Fazl said that JUI-F and PML-N have decided to “walk together in
future” as well. “There will be seat adjustments with PML-N and the
rules of the game should be fair and equal for all the parties,” he