ISLAMABAD: PTI candidate for NA speaker slot Shafqat Mehmood has said all the political parteis have joined hands with government in NA speaker election which proves that PTI is the only real opposition in the house.

He said this while talking to media men outside parliament house today.

He said that PTI was competing PML-N on every platform. All the political parties from opposition have supported PML-N candidate in NA speaker election to serve their interests. But we will contest against PML-N in forceful manner and will leave no field open for them, he added.

He alleged PML-N attitude was dictatorial and it wants there should be one in the field to contest against them.

Responding to a question he said " we contacted Jamaat-e-Islami, Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao and FATA MNAs before speaker's polls but the game is not in our hands and we are competing despite it.