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Sirajul Haq reviews arrangements for “Kashmir March”  

LAHORE: A meeting of Jamat-e- Islami leadership has been underway to devise strategy and review arrangements for "Kashmir March", which will be held on October 27 in Islamabad. JI Chief, Sirajul Haq is chairing the meeting in party's headquarters here at Mansoora today, with office-bearers of the party in attendance. "Pakistani nation supports Kashmiris for their right of self-determination", JI Chief said while talking in the meeting. Lamenting International community for bowing down to the Indian atrocities in the…

No plan announced to redress Balochistan’s grievances: Sirajul Haq

LAHORE: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Ameer Sirajul Haq on Sunday said that the present government has not announced a single plan to redress Balochistan’s grievances, ARY News reported. While talking to journalists, Sirajul Haq said that Balochistan is suffering from prolonged load-shedding, despite the fact that the province provides gas to the whole country. The JI leader lamented that no long-term project was announced by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government for the province.. Sirajul Haq went on to say that…

Nation united against Indian threats, says Sirajul Haq

LAHORE: Responding to Indian COAS Bipin Rawat’s threatening statement, Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) chief Sirajul Haq on Saturday said that the whole nation stands as one united force against Indian threats, ARY News reported. In a tweet posted on his official Twitter account, the JI chief urged the world leaders and international bodies to take notice of Indian COAS "incendiary" statement, adding that India should keep in mind that Pakistan is a nuclear-armed country. "India should think before issuing such threats as…

Siraj promises to work for ‘clean and green Pakistan’ after poll victory

KARACHI: Jamaat-e-Islami Amir Sirajul Haq on Sunday said the Muttahida Majlis-e-Ammal, an alliance of major religio-political parties, will turn Pakistan into a clean and green country after coming to power. Speaking to journalists here, he said old faces can no longer hoodwink the masses by attaching “new labels on old bottles,” adding that they will suffer a defeat this time around. In reference to PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari’s statement that his father Asif Ali Zardari would be the next prime minister,…

JI chief says verdict against Sharifs shouldn’t affect elections

MARDAN: Jamaat-e-Islami emir Siraj-ul-Haq on Friday said that the Avenfield reference verdict against Nawaz Sharif should not affect the upcoming general election. The JI chief, while addressing media in Takht-i-Bahi, deplored that slow pace of action against others who were named in the Panama Papers scandal for owning offshore accounts. He said the verdict against a single individual cannot affect the general elections, and there should be no delay as they should be held on time. "The verdict against Nawaz Sharif…

Sirajul Haq declares assets worth Rs2.9 million

PESHAWAR: Unlike the heads of other political parties who have declared massive assets, Ameer Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Pakistan Sirajul Haq declared the total value of his assets at Rs2.9 million.  According to the statement of assets he annexed with his nomination papers submitted to the Election Commission of Pakistan, the JI chief has four tola gold and shares in 12 kanals of land and a private school. He has more than Rs1.8 million in his three bank accounts and has no personal car, nor has any properties outside…

Sirajul Haq asks ECP to restore voters’ trust after ‘aliens’ talk

PESHAWAR: Chief of Jamaat-i-Islami Senator Sirajul Haq on Sunday called on the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and other institutions concerned to restore voters’ trust at the ballot box after talk of the aliens and hidden powers influencing general elections in the country. Speaking to the media here, the JI chief said: “The PML-N’s narrative is that the aliens will play a role in the upcoming general elections, while the PTI says hidden powers influenced 2013 general polls. This sort of talk has damaged public…

PTI leader reacts to Sirajul Haq’s statement; terms Jamaat-e-Islami ‘snake in the grass’

PESHAWAR: Terming the party a "snake in the grass", Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Shaukat Yousafzai on Saturday strongly criticized Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) over its chief Sirajul Haq's controversial statement regarding Senate chairman's election, ARY News reported.  JI Ameer Sirajul Haq on Friday stirred a hornet's nest when he claimed that PTI received orders ‘from the top’ to vote for Sadiq Sanjrani for the post of Senate chairman. "I was disappointed at Sirajul Haq's statement but not amazed, they (the JI)…

PTI got order ‘from the top’ to vote for Sanjrani, claims JI chief

LAHORE: Amid allegations of horse-trading and vote sell in the recent Senate elections, chief of Jamaat-e-Islami Siraj-ul-Haq made a surprising revelation, claiming that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf received orders ‘from the top’ to vote for Sadiq Sanjrani for the post of Senate chairman. Talking to mediamen in Mansoora on Friday in Lahore, Haq called for action against lawmakers involved in buying and selling votes in the Senate polls. The KP chief minister told us that a Balochistan candidate has to be voted in for the…

Top court takes notice of Pakistanis named in Panama Papers

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court of Pakistan on Thursday served notices to National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and the Federal Government on a petition seeking investigation against 436 Pakistani nationals named in the Panama Papers. A two-member bench, headed by Justice Ijaz Afzal and comprising Justice Maqbool Baqir, heard the petition filed by Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Chief Siraj ul Haq. At the outset of supreme court proceedings, Haq’s counsel Tariq Asad presented his arguments. The petitioner’s counsel said investigation…