PML-N welcomes Gen Kayani’s announcement


ISLAMABAD: The ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Sunday hailed General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani’s decision to retire on November 28 as a positive step.

In a press statement, PML-N spokesman Senator Mushahidullah said: “General Kayani’s announcement will end speculations and rumours.”

He was of the view that army chief’s decision would strengthen state institutions in the country.

Earlier, Army chief General Kayani announced that he would retire on October 29 as his term would end on that day. NNI