Dr. Malik invites JUI-F to join Balochistan govt

ISLAMABAD: Chief Minister Balochistan Dr Abdul Malik Baloch has invited Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) to join the provincial government.

A private news channel quoting sources reported that the invitation was extended in a meeting with the JUI-F leader Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri here on Wednesday.

Maulana Muhamamd Khan Sherani, Maulana Wasay and Hasil Bazenjo were also present in the meeting.

Dr Abdul Malik Baloch asked the JUI-F to become part of the provincial government as it had already joined the federal government.

The Maulana said he will talk on the issue after consultation with the party leadership.

In the meeting, the Balochistan government, cabinet and security matters were discussed.