Lahore : Imran Khan tagged Javaid Sadiq as ‘front man’ of CM Punjab Shahbaz Sharif who has made Rs 26 billions from the contractors who got contracts from the Punjab Government. Shahbaz Sharif was claiming transparency in the projects being worked out in Punjab, now he has provided proofs of his corruption so he should resign and surrendered himself before the law,he maintained.
Addressing the Islamabad High Court Bar Association, Imran Khan said accountability and democracy are the same thing and everyone is answerable before the law, irrespective of their position, Pakistan team take on the ‘Corruption eleven’ in the final match on November 2 in the capital.
Imran Khan once again called the Prime Minister a ‘liar’ and ‘lawbreaker’ , claiming that in no other democracy could a Prime Minister be allowed to break the law four times.
Citing example of Iceland’s prime minister who resigned amid controversy over his offshore holdings, the PTI chief called for the need for independent institutions so that justice can be meted out. “Only when the judiciary is independent can it stop corruption,” he said.
PTI chief called the Opposition leader ‘Double Shah’ and said there were cases against Khursheed Shah in NAB that’s why he would not say anything against the institution.
PM Nawaz Sharif and Khursheed Shah together appointed the NAB chief, Imran accused, adding that such incidents were destroying the country’s character. “Corrupt mafia rules this great nation,” said Imran.
Imran Khan called the Prime Minister a ‘security risk’ for the country, fueling controversy when he said that every time his party plans to launch a protest something happens in the country.
He appealed the lawyer community to join PTI’s protest on November 2.