Orya Maqbool Jan: Jahangir Tareen may still carry on with his role behind the scenes

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Moeed Pirzada in “Tonight Moeed Pirzada” covered these topics:

The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the review petition filed by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Jahangri Khan Tareen against his lifetime disqualification.

“Documents and the grounds taken by the petitioner, we do not find the ground for review is made out, therefore, the review petition is dismissed,” says the order passed by a three-judge bench of the apex court.

Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Chief Dr Tahirul Qadri on Wednesday announced to challenge Lahore High Court’s (LHC) verdict pertaining to Model Town Case in the Supreme Court.

Reacting to the LHC’s verdict, he said how would justice be served without summoning the master minds of Model Town incident.

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi Thursday attended  South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation’s (SAARC) meeting on the sidelines of United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) session in New York.

Addressing  the forum, the Foreign Minister stressed the need  to move forward in a positive direction to  achieve something substantial from the platform.

The FM  added that  his Indian counterpart had left during the session with the words of enhancing regional cooperation.

When asked about any possible dialogue with India in the future, the Minister avoided the query with a gentle smile. It is pertinent to mention here that Pak-Indian Foreign Ministers remained reluctant to shake hands during the session.