Imran alleges Govt. for plight of farmers


MIANWALI: Chief of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan on Sunday stated that the incumbent government has failed to address the reservations of farmers. He said that farmers are facing difficulties due to increasing inflation.


While addressing a rally in Mianwali in a connection with second phase of local bodies elections, Imran Khan warned Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif that he cannot deceive the nation with his new development projects. He said that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has not taken any concrete step to overcome the problems of farmers.

Khan said that farmers have always suffered when it comes to giving them relief and that the India is better than Pakistan for ensuring equal rights to the labor class.

Lashing out at rulling government, PTI chief added that PML-N has only made promises regarding the installation of Nandipur power project but no practical work has been seen in this regard.

Khan pledged support to the improvised farmers and vowed to raise their issues after coming in power.

Meanwhile, a roof of a mosque caved in entrapping several supports under the rubble. The PTI workers were standing on the roof of dilapidated mosque to see their beloved leader when it suddenly collapsed. however, rescue process is underway.

On the other hand, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto will address the party workers in Thatta s Sajawal.

In Punjab, Khanewal, Sahiwal, Toba Tek Singh, Chiniot, Sargodha, Mianwali, Sheikhupura, Gujranwala, Hafizabad, M.B Din, Attock and Jhelum will face electoral process.

In Sindh, District Matiari, Tando Allahyar, Tando Muhammad Khan, Thatta, Sujawal, Badin, Hyderabad, Dadu, Jamshoro, Shaheed Benazirabad, Naushehra, Feroz, Sanghar, Mirpurkhas, Umerkot and Tharparker will hold polls in second phase.
According to details, the elections would be held on November 19.

As many as 14,685,822 voters have been registered in Punjab while about 22,691,022 locals would exercise voting right in Sindh. The both female and male voters would participate in the polling.

Moreover, at least 11,906 polling stations have been directed to be formed in this regard.