LAHORE- Following the demands of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) at Azadi and Inqlab marches respectively; the Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has offered to tender his resignation to resolve the ongoing political crisis.

A private TV channel today reported that the government was ready to hold direct talks with Imran Khan and Dr. Tahirul Qadri if opposition demand for resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was withdrawn.

The proposal from Shahbaz for his resignation was floated in a meeting held at Raiwind today, presided over by Prime Minister Sharif. The meeting was attended by all key PML-N leaders.