ISLAMABAD - The executive-judiciary standoff over implementation of the apex court orders is likely to deepen as the PPP-led ruling coalition Thursday decided to take the issue to the Parliament, sources said. According to the informed sources, the decision to this effect was taken in the meeting of PPPs coalition partners held at Aiwan-e-Sadr. President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani chaired the meeting attended by Senator Ch. Shujaat Hussain, Mian Riaz Hussain Pirzada, Senator Dr. Babar Awan, Senator Afrasiab Khattak, Senator Muhammad Zahid Khan, Senator Kalsoom Perveen, Mr. Munir Khan Orakzai, MNA, Mr. Noor-ul-Haq Qadri, MNA, and Spokesperson to the President Mr. Farhatullah Babar. Sources said the meeting, which was convened by President Zardari, discussed threadbare the growing tensions between the Supreme Court and the government. Senator Dr. Babar Awan briefed the participants over legal position with special reference to Supreme Courts orders regarding reinstatement of Secretary Establishment Sohail Ahmed. According to the sources, Senator Babar Awan also briefed the meeting about Supreme Courts directive for appointing FIA director Zafar Qureshi in the NICL case investigation. Sources said that the meeting unanimously decided to take these issues to the Parliament to settle the controversy in the light of the constitution. However, these issues were not mentioned in the press release issued by Aiwan-e-Sadr, according to which, the President had briefed the coalition partners on his recent visits to Iran, Afghanistan and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The meeting also discussed issues relating to power and gas shortage and price hike in the country. The meeting also took stock of current political and economic situation obtaining in the country. It further said that those who attended the meeting expressed views candidly on various critical issues during the meeting that lasted for over two and half hours.