I prefer to die rather surrender; Imran Khan

Imran Khan calls for show of strength

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI), Imran Khan on Saturday advised Prime Minister Mian Mohammad Nawaz Sharif to step down from the post for 30 days period allowing judicial commission to probe last year’s election adding that if result proved the rigging Nawaz should resign permanently otherwise he can resume his work as PM, as reported by local TV channel.

Addressing to the supporters of ‘Azadi March’ in Islamabad tonight, PTI Chief said PM Nawaz is not ready to take the offer because he is scared that his wrongdoings will be verified. He vowed to continue protest till the resignation of PM Nawaz.

“I feel comfortable staying here as I have become used to sleeping here”, he said.

Showing his commitment for the cause, Imran asked his charged supporters whether they have stamina to remain firm on the goal of bringing the real democracy in the country getting rid of monarchy. The participants responded positively to Chief’s query.

Imran Khan reiterated his call for observing civil disobedience movement asking people not pay taxes to the government. He advised public to transfer their money through ‘hundi’ instead of banks to get rid of paying tax to the government.

Comparing Pakistan’s democracy to that of United Kingdom, he said “I saw democracy in UK, there people have been entitled with free education, medical facilities and all other rights unlike in our country”, adding that better democracy ensures speedy progress.

Imran Khan said there isn’t any difference between Nawaz Sharif and Egypt’s former president Hosni Mubarak as both keep their money in foreign banks, attain rule through rigging, loot public money and use police for their own benefits adding that people should remember that Hosni Mubarak was thrown out of regime by the public.

PTI’s Chief informed that he will come to Karachi, Quetta and Peshawar after the resignation of PM Nawaz asking the residents of the above mentioned cities to prepare themselves for his arrival.

Replying to Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman’s criticism, Imran Khan said it’s not a music concert rather it’s a revolution.

Imran Khan thanked Almighty Allah for making people realize of their benefits and uniting them to take stand against the corrupt leaders. He expressed hope that soon nation will get freedom from slavery.