Muree – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan made a fiery speech in pleasant weather near famous hill station of Muree and said that innocent women and children have died in North Waziristan offensive.
Imran Khan was addressing a public gathering on Saturday at the border of Muree and Abbotabad.
Khan said “I felt extremely sorry when heard about the bombings at western border. Why? Because innocent women and children have died there.”
Never forgetting to criticize Geo for receiving funds from foreign countries, Khan said “The Western countries want us to bomb our own people and Geo follow the same agenda because it receive the funding to do so” He also criticized Geo Network for being the mouth piece of government. “PTV (state run television network) is already mouth piece of government. But they have a PTV-2 as well. Its Geo,” he added.
Imran Khan also commented on the alleged role of Sharif family in politics. He asked his audience that what significance Maryam Nawaz Sharif held to made in charge of millions rupee fund. “We respect her. But what qualification she holds? Also, Hamza Shahbaz Sharif has practically become the Chief Minister of Punjab,” he added while terming such political parties as ‘family limited companies’.
Khan said “Fifty years ago Pakistan was the fastest progressing country in the world. What happened then? Family politics spoiled everything.”
He also asked his audience, gathered to support nominated PTI candidate from PK-45 (Abottabad II), that what has PML-N done after 2008 that its vote bank increased from 6.8 million to 10.45 million in 2013.
Khan added “We have only asked for opening the records of four constituencies. If they have not done anything wrong then what to fear?”
Imran Khan was visiting the PK-45 constituency of Khyber Pakhtukhuwa (KPK) which was vacated as Sardar Mehtab Khan Abbasi resigned to become Governor of KPK. PTI has nominated Ali Asghar as its candidate for the by-polls. Ali Asghar is the son of former Air Chief Marshal Asghar Khan.