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LAHORE, Aug 19 (APP):Punjab Assembly Speaker Chaudhry
Pervaiz Elahi said on Sunday that sabotaging democratic process
was not a service of democracy.
Talking to the media outside Punjab Assembly here, he
said that opposition should contest election of leader of
the house in Punjab Assembly with courage, and hue and cry
would not benefit them.
To a question regarding forward bloc, he said that
he was against the forward bloc.
Responding to another query, Ch Pervaiz Elahi said,
“If any person wears black armbands, it was a matter of
his personal choice and the speaker’s job was to ensure
free and fair voting process”.
Commenting on Usman Buzdar’s candidature for CM slot,
the PA speaker said that Usman Buzdar was not a controversial