LAHORE – The PML-Q chief, Chaudhary Shujaat Hussain while alleging the PML-N and Chief Minister Punjab, Shahbaz Sharif for practicing politics in the name of energy crisis demanded registration of FIR against Shahbaz Sharif for the loss of human lives and properties in the anti-load shedding demonstrations.

He made this allegation and demand while talking to media on Tuesday after meeting with party leaders from Khanewal, Ahmed Yar Hiraj and Muhammad Yar Hiraj following attack on their house in their native district.

Shujaat alleged that attacks on the houses of Advisor to the Prime Minister Ahmad Yar Heraj and Riaz Fatiana MNA were carried out at the instructions of the provincial government and Shahbaz Sharif.

The PML-Q chief alleged that the Chief Minister was issuing instructions to the administration and Police that people indulging in violence and destructive activities should not be stopped.  Meanwhile, PML-Q senior leader Chaudhary Pervaiz Elahi in a telephonic conversation from London with Ahmad Yar Hiraj condemned the attack on his house.  He also demanded registration of a FIR against the Punjab government and Chief Minister.

Pervaiz claimed that the load shedding would have been brought under control by now and circumstances would not have been deteriorated to such an extent if the Shujaat formula was implemented.