LAHORE – Two local leaders of PTI Bahawalpur chapter, Chaudhary Riaz Ahmed and Chaudhary Ahmed Nawaz, announced joining the PML-Q during a meeting with the party’s Punjab President Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi on Wednesday.

Elahi, who is also the deputy prime minister, welcomed the two leaders in the PML-Q and hoped that they would work hard for further strengthening the party in Bahawalpur. Claiming that people still praised the services of the PML-Q government, he said that the party would make efforts to bring about a qualitative change in the life of common people if the masses voted it to power in the upcoming general elections.

Both the local leaders from Bahawalpur pledged to work hard for the party in an effort to sweep all the constituencies of their district. Adviser to the Prime Minister on Industries Muhammad Basharat Raja was also present on the occasion.