Ch Nisar takes solo flight, lashes out at Sharif family

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Dua Kanwal in “Experts” covered these topics:
• Estranged PML-N leader Chaudhry Nisar Monday ended the speculation surrounding his rocky ties with the party’s leadership, saying he will contest the July 25 general election as an independent candidate.
The PML-N stalwart used the occasion to target his party’s leadership, saying: “These Sharifs will not able to show their faces anywhere if I decide to open my mouth.�
• He suggested that he had been keeping mum on several matters because of his 34-year association with the Sharif brothers. “An opponent of Aurat Raj (women holding political office) has now imposed his daughter on the party,� he said, in an apparent reference to PML-N supreme leader Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz.
• Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar remarked on Tuesday that former president Gen (retd) Pervez Musharraf should show how brave he is by returning to the country as the obstacles in his path have been removed.
• Caretaker Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Syed Ali Zafar on Tuesday outlined the reasons behind the persistent load-shedding in the country.
Zafar, who has been given the portfolio of the Ministry of Law and Justice as well as Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs and Ministry of Information in the interim cabinet, said the country has the capability to generate 28,000MW of electricity, but is unable to do so owing to the following reasons.