PTI denies to attend joint-session of parliament

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Saturday decided not to attend joint session of Parliament convened for Nov 17 which will be addressed by the visiting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Aaj News reported. 

According to sources, PTI will not attend the joint-session of Parliament and maintain its National Assembly boycott.

The decision was made during PTI senior leadership meeting chaired by Imran Khan at Bani Gala. The meeting discussed the November 17 joint-session of Parliament.

Imran Khan dismissed advise of senior party leaders to attend the joint session which will also be attended by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, sources claimed. The PTI will request time to meet the Turkish president.