LAHORE- Branding Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as a "king",former premier and PML-Q president Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain said today that the premier was facing a gloomy future.

Speaking to journalists, Shujaat Hussain said that he was least bothered about house arrest or detention.

Former Punjab chief minister Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi ruled out any negotiations with the government "We have closed our doors for talks with the government. There will be no talks now," he said.

To a question, he deplored the Israeli aggression in Gaza against the innocent people. "The Muslim Ummah should play a role to stop bloodshed in Gaza," he stated.