ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) has decided to attend dinner being hosted by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President and Opposition Leader in National Assembly (NA) Shehbaz Sharif tonight (Monday).
A three-member delegation comprising Yousuf Raza Gilani, Raja Pervez Ashraf and Sherry Rehman has been formed in this regard.
Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will not attend the dinner as he is not in the country.
PPP sources had said the party’s senior leadership supported attending the dinner reception by Shehbaz.
The party’s senior leadership was of the view that attending the dinner reception would be beneficial for the opposition to give a tough time to the PTI government in the budget session in the National Assembly.
Meanwhile, During a talk shown PPP’s Nayyar Hussain Bukhari said that the dinner invitation was for opposition leaders and not the PDM.