Zartaj Gul Boycotts President House Event For Not Getting Front Row Seat
Minister of State for Climate Change Zartaj Gul has boycotted Kashmir Day function at Presidency in protest against not getting a seat in the front row.
Zartaj Gul arrived 35 minutes late at the function, where President Arif Ali was the chief guest, according to a report in The News. She expressed displeasure over unavailability of a seat for herself in the first row for arriving late. She kept shouting at protocol officers present at the Presidency that why a seat was not reserved for her in the front row as she was a ‘federal minister’.
The protocol staff of Presidency clarified that the minister came late due to which they could not accommodate her in the front row.
Update: The minister has taken to Twitter to deny the news saying that she was not in Islamabad the day of the event.