He said that a core committee meeting of PTI would be held on Sunday in which negotiation process with the new leadership of TTP and other issues would be discussed. Tareen further added that the power of the nation would be utilized if any obstacles are made in this regard.
Jahangir Tareen, while answering a question, stated that it was the personal view of Syed Munawar Hassan, Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), to call Hakimullah Mehsud, former TTP
chieftain, a martyr. He added that PTI does not agree with the statement.Speaking on the Local Body (LB) Elections, he said that contacts with the people are being made on grass-root level, while seat adjustment would be done with the coalition parties but not only the election symbol would be of PTI but the District Administrator would be of PTI as well.