Arshad Sharif was a victim of target killing: Imran Khan
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Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan said senior patriot journalist Arshad Sharif is a clear victim of target killing, 24News HD TV Channel reported on Tuesday.
Imran Khan addressed to Insaf Lawyers Forum (ILF) Convention in Peshawar on Tuesday and said he sent Arshad Sharif abroad after having authentic information about his killing plan from the opponents.
The PTI chairman said Arshad Sharif got threats from unknown phone numbers when he was living here in Pakistan and exposing corruption with facts and figures and that was the reason I respect him more than other journalists.
He said those, who were giving Arshad Sharif threats for not to expose their corruptions and wrongdoings as a real patriotist Pakistani and a journalist, were also calling him back to repeat the same episode of Azam Swati’s arrest and shameful torture.
Imran Khan said a man like the “Dirty Harry” has come to Islamabad who is targeting people with his surprise hobby of stripping and torturing detainees during police custody.
PTI Chairman declared Ashraf Sharif one of the real martyrs like the soldiers and policemen who sacrifice their lives for defending the country and the nation.
The PTI chairman announced that he will give a call for a long march soon as he has decided in principle to continue opposing the oppressors till his death.