Govt. will hold talks with Imran, Qadri, says Saad Rafiq

LAHORE: The government was ready for talks with Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan and the Chief of Pakistan Awami Tehreek, Tahirul Qadri, said Federal Railway Minister, Khawaja Saad Rafiq on Friday, Aaj News reported.

Addressing the beginning of the celebrations of ‘Jashn-e-Azadi’ at the mausoleum of Allama Iqbal, Khawaja Saad Rafique said that the government would continue persuading Imran Khan until August 13 night for holding talks.

Saad further added that the progress and stability of the country demand halting ‘Long March’ and ‘Revolution’.

Anybody taking law into his own hand on August 14 would himself bear the consequences, the railway minister warned.