LAHORE – Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz spokesperson Pervaiz Rashid has rejected as baseless remarks by PPP leader on security for Sharifs

Wattoo said on Monday: “Around 761 security personnel – 317 of Punjab Elite Force, 302 of Lahore Police Security Division, 108 of Punjab Constabulary and 34 of Lahore District Police – are doing security job for the Sharifs.”

The PML-N spokesperson said on Tuesday that as former chief minister Shahbaz Sharif had never accepted extraordinary protocol though he faced life threats.

“The former CM has always opted for the title of Khadim-e-Punjab for himself,” the spokesman said.

He said Shahbaz had never accepted any guard of honour for himself and yet he has set a precedent by according guard of honour to talented and shining students.