Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said corruption and bad governance of former Prime Minister Imran Khan was the real cause of the country’s economic downturn, ARY News reported on Sunday.
Sharif also said that his party came to power in the midst of many crises in Pakistan.
Sharif lashed out at the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief, alleging that Khan had subverted the system for his political gains and violated the terms of the IMF on the no-confidence motion. The PTI chairman has destabilized relations with key allies and friendly countries, he added.
The Prime Minister said everyone asked him why the PTI government came to power when it destroyed the country’s economy, ARY News reported.
Speaking about the May 9 incidents, Prime Minister Shehbaz said the attacks were organized and pre-planned for more than a year and were an evil attempt and conspiracy to instigate a coup in the army and a conspiracy within Pakistan against Pakistan.
He said that the events of May 9 were heartbreaking for the martyrs’ families and were planned for one-and-a-half years, but it exposed the PTI chairman in front of the nation.
Earlier, on Sunday, the Prime Minister slammed PTI’s ‘political hoodlums’ for rigging the 2018 general elections and called on the public to retaliate by their mandate in the upcoming general elections, Pakistan-based ARY News reported.
Sharif said this while speaking at the foundation stone laying ceremony of development projects including Faizabad Satyana Bypass connecting Motorway-3.
He said Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan and his team were brought to power during the 2018 by-elections, ARY News reported.
The Prime Minister of Pakistan said that the people of Faizabad will defeat the PTI in the general elections by supporting the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) candidates. ARY said that not a single brick was laid in the projects initiated by the PML-N government during PTI’s rule. News reports.
Instead, he said, the PTI is indulging in making baseless and outlandish allegations against the opposition leadership. “Imran Khan was made the Prime Minister of Pakistan through tight polls.
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