Toshakhana Case: Former Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan can be arrested anytime. Meanwhile, Imran Khan has released a video message. In which he has appealed to the people to fight for their rights. He said that even if he goes to jail or gets killed, people have to continue fighting for their rights.
Earlier, hundreds of people gathered when the Islamabad police reached Imran Khan’s house in Lahore in armored vehicles. They had sticks in their hands.
Mob attacked police
The mob attacked the police. Stones were pelted at the policemen. Seeing the furious crowd, the police used water canon. Release tear gas too. At present the police is moving towards Imran Khan’s house. During this many workers were injured.
My message to the nation to stand resolute and fight for Haqeeqi Azadi & rule of law. pic.twitter.com/bgVuOjsmHG
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) March 14, 2023
I’ll keep fighting
Addressing his countrymen, Khan said,The police have come to arrest me. They think that if Imran Khan goes to jail then the public will sleep. You have to prove them wrong, you have to prove that the community (people) is alive.
‘You have to fight for your rights, you have to hit the streets. God has given everything to Imran Khan. I am fighting your battle. I have fought my whole life and will continue to fight. But if anything happens to me, they put me in jail or kill me, you have to prove that you can fight even without Imran Khan.’
You must prove that you will never accept this slavery and the rule of this one man. Long live Pakistan.
Police arrive at former Pakistan PM Imran Khan’s Lahore residence to arrest him
— ANI Digital (@ani_digital) March 14, 2023
Arrest warrant was issued in Toshakhana case
In fact, 70-year-old politician and cricket legend Imran Khan is wanted in the Toshakhana corruption case. Toshakhana is a government department, in which precious gifts received by PM, President or other senior officials during a visit are kept. It can be sold only after the approval of the cabinet. It is alleged that Imran Khan sold these gifts.
The Election Commission of Pakistan last October found him guilty of illegally selling gifts during his tenure as prime minister. In this case, arrest warrants have been issued against Imran Khan.
Armoured police vehicles arrive outside Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman (PTI) Imran Khan’s residence in Lahore as senior Islamabad police official said police intended to arrest him. PTI workers gather outside Imran Khan’s residence: Pakistan’s Dawn News pic.twitter.com/MqZqrTgO53
— ANI (@ANI) March 14, 2023
Imran Khan demanding mid-term elections
Khan, who led the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, was removed from office after losing a vote of confidence in the National Assembly. He is demanding mid-term elections. His demand has been rejected by Pakistan’s PM Shahbaz Sharif.
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