ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Shah Mehmood Qureshi in a meeting with the leader of opposition in the National Assembly (NA) Syed Khurshid Shah on Wednesday predicted that 2017 will be the year of election.

Both leaders discussed a mutual strategy for a privileged motion against Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif. Both have expressed concerns over PM calling his statement in the house as ‘political’.

Earlier, PTI submitted a privilege and adjournment motion against PM Nawaz in NA that reads as, "This is the issue of the prime minister lying in the floor of the house on May 16 when speaking on the Panama Leaks issue in assembly."

The PTI leader predicted that the year 2017 will witness elections. He further went on to say that a parliamentary board had been formed to analyze the election candidates and a public campaign will be launched against Panama Leaks.