ISLAMABAD - Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz has submitted a set of amendments to the draft resolution tabled in the National Assembly by Awami National Party chief Asfandyar Wali Khan on Friday in support of the democracy and supremacy of the Parliament.

The amendments submitted to the speaker call upon the government to immediately implement, in letter and spirit, all previous resolutions of Parliament and the decisions of the superior judiciary, and to ensure that all administrative actions of government should be in strict accordance with the constitution and law. The PML-N in an amendment in para four of the resolution proposed, “Sovereignty over the entire universe belongs to Almighty Allah alone and the authority to be exercised by the people of Pakistan within the limits prescribed by Him in a sacred trust.” Another amendment proposes substitution of para five of the resolution with “that the house emphasises that the best guarantee for strengthening of democracy is the successful resolution of the problems of the people by democratic institutions through dedicated, selfless and corruption-free services for the welfare of the common man and in this regard calls upon the government to discharge its constitutional obligations and provide relief to the suffering masses by devoting all energies and efforts to improve governance, eliminate gas and electricity load-shedding, control inflation, create employment opportunities and put the country back on the path of self-reliant economic growth.”