Bilawal Bhutto vows to punish senators who supported Sanjrani

Islamabad: Chairman of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Thursday said action would be taken against opposition senators who defied party policy and voted against a no-confidence motion that

was moved by the opposition against Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani.

The PPP chairperson was speaking to the media after a meeting with opposition leaders that was held hours

after Sanjrani survived a no-confidence motion. He was flanked by PPP Senator Sherry Rehman, PML-N

President Shehbaz Sharif, spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb, Ahsan Iqbal, Leader of the Opposition in the Senate Raja Zafarul Haq among others.

He said some petty senators have stabbed their parties in the back adding that we will look into our party to see which of our members came under pressure or sold their conscience.

Bilawal expressed to give tough time to the puppet government despite this defeat. He announced to call an

All Parties Conference and said “we will introduce reforms to ensure transparent Senate elections.”

He further said that the opposition had “won even in defeat because we exposed these puppet senators and

Senate chairman”.