Interior Preacher Sheikh Rashid Ahmed on Thursday called on the proscribed Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) to stick to the promises it had actually made with the federal government, cautioning that “things will certainly be out of my hands” if the group falls short to do so.
The priest made the comments while talking on Geo Information’ programme ‘Aaj Shahzeb Khanzada Kay Saath’ throughout which he mentioned the current objections by the team.
During the program, the preacher unconditionally stated that the government would certainly stop the group from getting in Islamabad. He advised the protesters to reverse, otherwise the state would certainly be entrusted to no choice however to “develop its writ”.
The minister said that while the federal government does not desire physical violence, Head of state Imran Khan would certainly not enable the country to become “captive”.
Addressing the TLP militants, he stated, “Your loss is our loss.”
He claimed that the team talked about the finality of Prophethood, something which all Muslims believed in. “Why don’t you believe us when we say that the French agent has left the nation?”
He specified that Pakistan was the centre of Islam and harming the country would not offer the religion by any means. “PM Imran is the very first person to create the Rehmatullil Alameen Authority and take the nation in the direction of making it a welfare state like Madina.”
The preacher said he had spoken with the TLP leadership– consisting of the group’s principal Saad Hussain Rizvi– multiple times in current days and also would certainly talk with them again on Friday (tomorrow) as well as Saturday. “Nonetheless, the talks would only be held after [the TLP] returns.”
He said the Rangers needed to be contacted Punjab so that issues could be fixed, adding that issues with the TLP remained unsolved till now. Ahmed claimed the TLP had actually committed to unblocking roadways and the group must fulfil its guarantee.
” Or else, matters will certainly go out of my hand,” he cautioned.
He stated he had actually been trying to convince the TLP to maintain its pledges, “however if you keep moving forward [towards Islamabad], you will have to be stopped at some time”.
” PM Imran has revealed as much flexibility [in the matter] as he could.”
He claimed while the government had accepted many of the TLP’s needs, the latter had not consented to return to their headquarters.
” The French ambassador is not in the nation, a resolution [on the finality of prophethood] has actually been relocated the National Assembly,” he said, describing 2 of the TLP’s demands. “After that what are you marching on Islamabad for?”
Stating that the head of state had actually shown as much versatility as was feasible on the issue, the priest claimed the federal government could not be compelled to do something.
” Our agreement with you still stands, however if you maintain moving [towards Islamabad], the government will have to develop its writ,” he stated while attending to the militants.
” The government is being buffooned throughout the world [for not establishing its writ],” he stated, adding that “matters need to not reach a factor of no-return”.
” This time, PM Imran has actually determined that sufficient is enough.”
The government would certainly try its ideal to establish its writ, he stated, “I request them (the TLP) to return … Yet if they do not, whatever Allah wills will occur.”
He claimed the premier had attempted his ideal to deal with issues with the TLP, however the government’s writ needed to be established, as well as the indoor ministry was bound to accept whatever order the premier would certainly provide.
” We are ready to go through with our arrangement with the TLP,” the minister said, alerting the TLP of consequences if it didn’t follow through with its dedications. “I do not want matters to intensify, as well as if that happens, those out on the road would certainly be harmed.”
The minister reiterated that the TLP had actually been stated a proscribed team, however had not been banned. “They can remain to play their political function, yet in case the circumstance escalates, PM Imran will have to take a decision.”
Mentioning the cops martyred in encounter the TLP, he said there had been a reaction from within the force.
” There are conspiracies under way to destabilise Pakistan and enforce assents on us, yet we must have the sense” to solve problems quietly, he said.
He further mentioned that he had signed the contract with the TLP after PM Imran’s approval. And also the government waited the commitments made in the arrangement, he claimed, including that he stopped working to understand what the problem was.
” It seems to me that the [actual] problem is existing under the guise of another thing.”
When asked what would certainly happen if the TLP continued to march in the direction of Islamabad tomorrow (Friday), Ahmed responded, “We will certainly try to stop them midway.”