PTI Chairman Imran Khan forms 7-member committee for holding talks with govt
Govt thinking of more coercive measures to crush PTI while economy crashes: Imran Khan
Says rupee devaluation to benefit PDM leaders as their ill-gotten wealth stashed abroad
ISLAMABAD ( Web News )
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman and former prime minister Imran Khan on Saturday constituted a negotiating team to hold talks with the government.
The team, comprising Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Pervez Khan Khattak, Asad Qaiser, Haleem Adil Sheikh, Aun Abbass Bappi, Murad Saeed and Hammad Azhar, will be responsible for formulating a plan of action in relation to the elections and engaging with the government.
The notification issued by newly appointed PTI Secretary General Umar Ayub Khan says on the instructions of Imrna Khan, Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf the following members are nominated as members of a “Negotiation Committee”, to hold negotiations on behalf of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf.
It has not been mentioned in the notification that on which issue the PTI committee will hold negotiations with the government. However in a statement issued by PTI’s twitter handle, it has been informed that the seven-member team formed by Imran Khan will devise strategy with the government regarding elections.
Earlier Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman and former prime minister Imran Khan said that the government was busy in using all coercive and oppressive measures to crush PTI, while the country’s economy is crashing right before our eyes.
In a statement on Saturday, PTI Chairman said that dollar selling at Rs 310 in the open market and there was record backbreaking inflation in the country right now. PTI Chairman stated: “While our debt is accumulating at the fastest rate ever, the economy is shrinking.”
He went on to say that all our annual tax revenue collections do not even cover the interest that we have to pay on our loans.
“While the country’s economy is crashing right before our eyes, all this fascist government is thinking of, are more coercive and oppressive measures to crush PTI,” Imran Khan added.
PTI Chairman recalled that of course to the PDM leadership this historic devaluation of the rupee did not matter because all their ill-gotten wealth was stashed abroad in dollars.
“It will be the people of Pakistan who will experience inflation and poverty while PDM leaders will be beneficiaries of this fall in rupee,” he added.