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Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan said that the issue between the government and PTI is not about ego; it is rather about supremacy of democracy in the country. Khan said that he wanted to make it clear that the issue between the two sides is a separate one but they stand united against the Peshawar attack. Answering a question, he said he would leave for his container in Islamabad where party members would offer funeral prayer in absentia of the martyrs of the Peshawar attack.

The local commission appointed by the Election Tribunal comprising retired Additional District and Sessions judge Ghulam Hussain Awan here on Wednesday examined record of 12 polling stations out of 284 polling stations of NA-122 constituency of the elected Speaker of the National Assembly.
Indian schoolchildren and lawmakers Wednesday observed two minutes of silence to pay homage to the victims of the terrorist attack in Pakistan at the Army Public School. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to schools to observe silence in a tweet after the attack in Peshawar Tuesday. Many schools observed special prayers during the morning assembly. Others like Garden High School of Kolkata planned a ceremony for Thursday.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and leadership of all mainstream political parties here on Wednesday offered Fateha for the eternal peace of departed souls of the Peshawar school attack. Those who offered Fateha included Chief Ministers of Punjab Shahbaz Sharif, Chief Minister Sindh Qaim Ali Shah, Chief Minister KP Pervez Khattak and Chief Minister Balochistan Dr Abdul Malaik Baloch.
The Ghaibana Namaz-e-Janaza of the martyrs of the Army Public School Peshawar was offered here at the historic Badshahi Mosque on Wednesday. Khateeb of the Badshahi Mosque Maulana Syed Muhammad Abdul Kabir Azad led the prayer.
The Ghaibana Namaz-e-Janaza of martyrs of Peshawar School incident was held in the premises of Punjab Assembly here on Wednesday. Deputy Speaker Sher Ali Gorchani and a large number of legislators participated in the absentia funeral prayers. Staff of assembly was also present in the prayers.
The whole nation stood up against barbaric attack of terrorists on Army Public school in Peshawar on Wednesday and killing 132 children and 9 teachers. In Hyderabad, various organisations of civil society, trade organisations and political parties took out rally from early morning marching on main roads and raising slogans against Taliban who have claimed responsibility of the attack.


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