Pervaiz Elahi, Tareen hope Alvi to win presidential election

LAHORE: Speaker Punjab Assembly Ch Pervaiz Elahi Saturday communicated the expectation that Pakistan Tehreek e Insaaf (PTI) selected applicant Dr Arif Alvi will win presidential election.

In a joint news meeting with PTI senior pioneers including Dr Arif Alvi, Jehangir Tareen and others at his home here, the Punjab Aseembly Speaker said that independent members in the Punjab Assembly Jugno Mohsin and Muavia Azam would also bolster Arif Alvi in the presidential elections.

To an inquiry, he said that Pakistan Awami Tehreek chairman Dr Tahirul Qadri and senior pioneer Khurram Gandapur were also in contact and justice would be given to the victims of Model Town catastrophe.

Dr Arif Alvi said while tending to the media that Muslim League (Q) pioneers, Ch Shujaat Hussain and Pervaiz Elahi had guaranteed their help, including that experience of the two pioneers would be gainful in the legislative issues. He pledged that he would serve the country and endeavor to connect all provinces in a solid alliance subsequent to getting to be president.