Democracy failed in Pakistan due to dynastic politics: Imran Khan

Imran Khan says powerful held accountable for first time in Pakistan

CHARSADDA: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Thursday said that leaders come to the top on merit in a true democracy adding that democracy failed in Pakistan due to dynastic politics.
Imran Khan addressed a party rally in Charsadda as part of his campaign trail today.
Taking a jibe at Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Maryam Nawaz, Imran said that she has not worked a single day in her life and yet hopes to become the future prime minister. “She doesn’t even know about the lives of the working-class people,” he remarked.
Imran further remarked that PML-N supremo Nawaz Sharif’s fate will be sealed tomorrow while referring to the verdict in the Avenfield reference against Sharif family, which is expected to be announced tomorrow (Friday).
However, earlier Nawaz had requested the court to delay the verdict till he returns to Pakistan after his wife’s health improves.
As per an election campaign travel log of party supremo Imran Khan, he will be making several campaign stops at 25 different cities of Punjab, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Sindh ahead of the July 25 general election.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has insisted the verdict in the Avenfield properties corruption reference against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif should not be delayed.
“The Avenfield reference verdict should be announced tomorrow (Friday),” Imran said while speaking to the media before heading to Islamabad after concluding his two-day tour of Karachi.
Responding to the former premier’s request that the accountability court delay its verdict, the PTI chairman said, “Nawaz is not special that the law be changed for him.”
“There is no need to delay the verdict as first he lied and then wasted time,” he reiterated adding that the nation is awaiting the verdict.


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