ISLAMABAD- Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) senior leader, Aitzaz Ahsan today thanked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for apologizing over Chaudhry Nisar’s remarks.

"I'm thankful to the Prime Minister for expressing his sympathies to me and apologizing over the words used against me by a minister of his cabinet," Aitzaz said. "For how long will you apologize on behalf of those who have already abandoned you?" he questioned.

Nisar had blamed the PPP leader for patronizing land mafia.