Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaisar has convened a meeting of parliamentary leaders in the Upper and Lower Houses for a briefing on recent national security situation in Islamabad today.
Military officials will brief the lawmakers.
A formal invitation has been extended to PTI leader Shah Mahmood Qureshi, PML-N leader Khawaja Muhammad Asif, PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal leader Asad Mahmood, PML-Q leader Chaudhry Tariq Bashir Cheema, Balochistan National Party Chief Akhtar Mengal, MQM-Pakistan leader Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, Balochistan National Party leader Khalid Hussain Magsi, Grand Democratic Alliance leader Ghaus Bakhsh Khan Mahr, Awami Muslim League Chief Sheikh Rashid Ahmed, and Awami National Party leader Ameer Haider Khan Hoti.
Besides, Senators Mushahidullah Khan, Sherry Rehman, Muhammad Ali Saif, Mir Kabeer Ahmed Muhammad Shahi, Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri, Muhammad Usman Khan Kakar, Siraj-ul-Haq, Sitara Ayaz, Dr Jehanzeb Khan Jamaldini, Anwar-ul-Haq Kakar, and Aurganzeb Khan have also been invited to attend the meeting.
Federal Ministers Pervaiz Khattak, Ijaz Ahmed Shah, Ali Amin Khan Gandapur, Shafqat Mahmood, Asad Umar, Syed Shibli Faraz, Prime Minister’s Advisor Dr Babar Awan, and Special Assistant on National Security Division Dr Moeed Yousaf will especially participate in the meeting.
Special invitations have also been issued to President and Prime Minister of Azad Kashmir Governor and caretaker Chief Minister of Gilgit Baltistan and Attorney General Khalid Mehmood Khan