Nawaz responsible for rifts between national institutions: accuses Imran


Peshawar, Oct 6 (TNS): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan accused former prime minister Nawaz Sharif for using Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz to establish a rift between country’s institutions.

Speaking to journalists here on Friday, Khan hitting hard on Nawaz Sharif said that ousted PM is not fighting for any rights rather he is trying to hide his corruption.

“If money laundering allegations are proven against Nawaz then all of his assets abroad would be frozen, he claimed adding that “an attack on Supreme Court is an attack on democracy.”

The PTI chief also spoke over FATA reforms claiming that the government has no other option but to merge FATA into Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.

“The conditions in tribal areas especially north and south Waziristan are really bad,” he remarked, adding “It important that people from those areas also get representation in the provincial assembly.”

If FATA reforms are not implemented that it would affect people in tribal areas the most, he said, stressing that the process should start by 2018.

He also alleged that Mehmood Khan Achakzai is speaking about the benefitting Afghanistan. “Achakzai has nothing to do with FATA”, he claimed.

During the occasion, former district general secretary JUI-F Mufti Sajjad also announced to join PTI.

“It is necessary to eliminate the menace of corruption for a strong and prosperous nation,” said Mufti Sajjad.