PTI to stage biggest protest ever against govt: Imran Khan
June 14, 2022 07:54 PM
Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI) Chairman and ousted premier Imran Khan Tuesday said his party will stage the biggest protest in the history of the country against the coalition government, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
Addressing a gathering from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa House in Islamabad, Imran Khan said that during the peak of Covid-19, the entire world had imposed the lockdown, adding that the world had believed that with the help of lockdown the virus could be contained.
Imran said Pakistan during Covid-19 had not only saved the country’s economy but also its labourers.
He added the opposition of that time pressurized him to impose a lockdown countrywide, adding that the opposition never answered about what would happen to underprivileged people as a result of a complete lockdown nationwide.
Imran Khan said that the people in China were provided with food, when the lockdown imposed in the country.
Imran Khan said: “We had given money to the industries, so that they could not be shutdown”.
Imran said that for not imposing lockdown, the opposition was in the view that FIR should be registered against him (Imran), adding that wherever in the country his party was in power, there was the facility of the health card for the masses.
Through the Kamayab Jawan and Kamyab Pakistan intiatives, the interest free loans were given to the youth, the former premier said.
Imran Khan said today all the ‘thieves’ are united, adding that the United States has imposed these leaders on the country.
Imran went on to say that the US could control these rulers, because they have kept their money abroad, adding that for 30 years, merely two families have ruled the country.
Imran said: “We were purchasing 30 per cent cheaper oil from Russia, adding that his government had also faced pressure from International Monetary Fund (IMF), but they did not exerted pressure on the masses.
The prices of ghee, flour, sugar and rice have been increased by the government, adding that the March was staged against PTI government.
Imran went on to say that within two months of their rule, inflation witnessed whooping hike, as compared to PTI’s government tenure of three and half years.
PTI Chairman said that Raja Riaz being the Leader of the Opposition in National Assembly which means the parliament has ended, adding that Raja Riaz is ‘Lota’ who will contest the elections on the ticket of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N).
Imran Khan took a dig at the government and said these people are not worried for the masses, but for US, adding that the corrupt peoples have been giving chances in bureaucracy.
The former premier claimed the messages are being send to the media houses for not providing coverage to PTI.
Imran Khan claimed the government is putting up all its efforts to destroy the Election Commission, adding that they will resort to the tactics of rigging in next elections.