LAHORE – Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah has said that Deputy Prime Minister Pervaiz Elahi is “jealous of the good performance of the Punjab government and by passing statements against it he wants to keep himself politically alive”.

Reacting to statement of Elahi, Sana said if the deputy prime minister shuns bias and looks objectively, he would know the new vistas of progress and prosperity opened under the dynamic leadership of Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif.

He said the world was praising the transparency and merit policy of Punjab government, while other provinces were also terming Punjab a role model for good governance. Rana Sanaullah said that Pervaiz Elahi and company embezzled funds of the development projects, pocketed hefty commissions and left the projects incomplete during his rule in the province.

He said to hide their corruption, Chaudhry brothers were sitting in the lap of ‘Zar Baba’, due to which their supporters were leaving them. He said Elahi is an equal partner in the corruption of the PPP government and his dream of ruling e Punjab would never come true.