Chief Minister Punjab, Chaudhary Perve Elahi signed the summary for the dissolution of the provincial assembly on Thursday evening. Speaking to the media in Lahore, Pakistan Tehrik e Insaf (PTI) leader, Fawad Chaudhary said that the advice had been forwarded to the Punjab governor. “If the governor does not accept the advice then, the assembly is automatically dissolved after 48 hours.”
He made the remarks after a meeting between PTI Chairman Imran and Elahi at the former’s Zaman Park residence. Elahi had managed to secure the confidence of 186 lawmakers in a session that began on Wednesday and ended in the early hours of Thursday.
Fawad also said that the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly would be dissolved “day after tomorrow”.