Govt team meets Qadri today

LAHORE: A high-powered committee headed by the PML-Q top leader Chaudhry Shujaat enjoying the full backing of President Asif Ali Zardari will meet Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri here today (Sunday) at the Minhaj-ul-Quran Central Secretariat.

The delegation representing all the coalition partners as per their previous agreement will brief Dr Qadri on the progress so far made in the implementation of Islamabad Long March Declaration.

It is learnt that Ch shujaat Hussain met twice with the President before his scheduled meeting with Dr. Qadri. Sources close to Chaudhrys disclosed that President Zardari promised Shujaat free hand to deal with the Dr. Qadri. The President also instructed the PPP leaders to cooperate with Shujaat in this regard.