The Statement: While addressing a large gathering at Adda Plot near the Sharifs’ residence in Jati Umra on the 30th of September, 2016, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman, Imran Khan, said that Rs 8 billion had been spent on personal security of the Sharifs, while Rs 600 million was used to construct the walls of the ‘Raiwind Palace’, personal residence of
The Statement While speaking at an election rally in Lakki Marwat earlier this year, Jamiat Ulma-e-Islam chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman asked how a person like Imran Khan could be prime minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan when his sons attend church. In the past, he made such statements on television. Background In October last year,
The statement Following an Inter Services Public relations (ISPR) statement that criticized the Jamat-e-Islami party chief (Ameer) Munawar Hassan, the top leadership of Jamat-e-Islami (JI) held a meeting in Mansora, Lahore. They affirmed complete support to the Ameer and responded in a press conference that the army statement was out of bounds and an interference
Statement On Nov. 28, Rana Sanaullah, law minister of Punjab, criticized Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leadership in a press conference regarding an official written request PTI filed with the Hangu Police. In the written request – called First Information Report (FIR) – PTI accused US CIA chief John Brennan and the US agency’s Pakistan chief of
The Statement Maulana Fazlur Rehman, Chief of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (Fazl), has said that political leadership in Pakistan is powerless as the real power rests with the powerful establishment. This is a veiled reference to the security establishment of Pakistan. The Maulana gave these remarks on November 12 while speaking to a local newspaper in Islamabad. Background On Nov.
Statement “The Provincial government has turned into a provincial NGO (non-governmental organization),” Fazal ur Rahman, leader of the religious Jamiat Ulema Islam Fazal (JUI-F) party said while addressing an education seminar in Peshawar on October 6, 2013. Background During the 2013 general elections, Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) , the party in power in the northwestern
Statement Rana Sanaullah, Law Minister Punjab and Member of Pakistan Muslim League-N, while expressing his views on an incident in which a Pakistani politician tried to grab a gunman and stop him from shooting, stated that Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) Zamurd Khan’s attempt to grab Sikander Hayatt in the Blue Area of Islamabad was stupid,
Statement Maulana Fazlur Rehman, Chief of Jamiat UIema-e-Islam (JUI-F), has said “People in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) have rejected ‘the Goldsmith Agenda’ in by-elections.” Maulana was referring to his and JUI’s main political rival in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa – the Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) – in a reference to PTI using a reference to the name “Goldsmith”, the former father-in-law
Statement Pakistan’s chief nuclear scientist and chairman of Tehreek-e-Tahafuz-e-Pakistan (Movement for the Protection of Pakistan), Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan, said in a statement that the “United States of America is responsible for the worst law and order situation of Karachi.” Background Karachi is one of the most important cities and an economic hub of Pakistan.
Statement While speaking to a private TV channel Geo News, Chief Minister of KPK Pervaiz Khattak gave a statement that the DI Khan Jailbreak incident was the failure of Intelligence Agencies. The jailbreak incident took place despite the security level at prisons having already been raised, he said he had been informed. Background DI Khan