PTI chief Imran Khan. — Photo by INP/File

LAHORE: Tehrik-i-Insaaf Chairman Imran Khan said on Tuesday Sharif brothers were scared of PTI’s popularity and were sticking to the Punjab government only to use official machinery to sabotage the party’s upcoming public meeting in Lahore.

Imran announced the PTI chief would have only two terms in the office, giving an opportunity to other workers as well to become party head.

He was talking to the recently-elected party office-bearers from Lahore district hosted by its Lahore chief Abdul Aleem Khan at PTI’s office on The Mall. He said Pakistan had never seen real democracy and termed the present system “worst-ever monarchy”.

He said the PTI would expose all political parties’ policies and announce its manifesto as a way forward to transform country into a “real democratic Pakistan”.

He said party’s forthcoming (March 23) public meeting had unnerved the Punjab government that was busy removing PTI banners and flags allover the province.

Calling Sharifs ‘Raiwind residents’, Mr Khan said: “You call yourself lions but behave like jackals. If you will challenge our real lions, they will fight back more fiercely,” he warned.

He said the PTI would purchase all “Jangla Bus Service” tickets on March 23 for its workers who would travel to Minar- i-Pakistan to participate in public meeting.

“Our (PTI) critics should now look for some other army general’s name (to blame the party) as they had earlier alleged Gen Pasha was behind party’s Oct 30 (Lahore) meeting,” he said.

At Minar-i-Pakistan, he said, the PTI would give its manifesto and policies to transform the country into a real democracy that would also include proper accountability of its own leaders. Mr Khan said all those who participated in the intra-party elections had changed political culture in the country.

“All political parties will now be compelled to hold intra-party elections, otherwise, they will perish by the next elections,” he said.

He acknowledged Insaaf Students Federation’s efforts in motivating the youth who, he said, would serve as harbingers of ‘tsunami’.

“Those, who bring revolution within their parties, can bring revolution in the country after general elections,” he added.

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March 20, 2013 2:31 am
Indeed a real democracy is introduced. Imran Khan-thank you
March 20, 2013 2:45 am
Imran Khan - our only hope. He needs our full support. Stand along with him before it gets too late. The rest are just jokers.
Adil Jadoon
March 20, 2013 2:49 am
Time to vote for PTI. Lets see what they can do.
March 20, 2013 3:23 am
And there, my friends, is a leader.
March 20, 2013 3:32 am
Really looking forward to 23rd of March. It is time to build Naya Pakistan :)
Ghazala Khan
March 20, 2013 3:41 am
It's about time that Imran Khan realizes that he has in fact become a serious player and doesn't need to bash at opponents personally to gain strength.
March 20, 2013 4:01 am
Mr Khan is patriotic and true democracy lover.He is the only hope for better Pakistan.
March 20, 2013 4:04 am
Good luck Khan.
March 20, 2013 4:56 am
Good Luck to Imran Khan. At least he did elections within his party which no other party has done. He has done something worth emulating by other political partys of Pakistan. They bark democracy but can't bite the bullet to practice democracy. Thereby exposing themselves as third rate munafiq's and opportunists, which they are. At least Imran has won this round.
Ali Shah
March 20, 2013 5:37 am
Go Imran. We are with you.
Sultan Alvi, Toronto
March 20, 2013 5:41 am
Imran Khan is the only real leader in Pakistan today. The rest are all jackals and want to line their own pockets, rather than help the country. May Allah give strength to Imran Khan to fulfill his mission for Pakistan. Aameen!
March 20, 2013 6:00 am
Why IK always blame Sharifs???
Nazir K Ali
March 20, 2013 6:38 am
The fact of PTIs popularity is as spectacular as daylight. Inshallah, the PTI will win or gain a strong foothold in the National Assembly elections, congregate coalitions and bulldoze resolutions for the resumption of civilian prosperity. Salams
Shahryar Shirazi
March 20, 2013 7:13 am
Good luck!
Ahmed khan
March 20, 2013 7:15 am
Kaaptan teray jaan nisar . . . . beshumaar beshumaar
March 20, 2013 8:29 am
Soon this cheap eague will be swept away by PTI tsunami... Inshallah
March 20, 2013 9:02 am
The PTI have to be vigilent and work hard to win the country side majority electorate, where the feudal forces are the most ferocious.
March 20, 2013 9:06 am
Why Sharif's always play the coward's role?
March 20, 2013 10:06 am
inshahAllah khan will win the election and punish those who hurt pakistan
March 20, 2013 10:41 am
I am going to lahore from pindi on 23rd to attend the jalsa
Raisur Rahman
March 20, 2013 11:25 am
IK is the real hero of Pakistan, the way he led his side on the cricket field, from the front, the same motivation on the Political pitch. Pakistani's should be proud for the great son. Vote one and all, every group and eligible voter !!! IK may Allah shower his blessing and you win handsomely.
PTI fathr
March 20, 2013 11:57 am
Also take your family ..... with you for entertainment.
March 20, 2013 12:04 pm
come to the real politics and see in the streets who is getting majority seats, this is not a cowards role, rather they are the HEROS as all Pakistani like them. Shahbaz Sharif zindabad
March 20, 2013 1:39 pm
The real lion!!!
March 20, 2013 2:17 pm
Please bring back some chairs for me from the Jalsa
jd shami
March 20, 2013 3:07 pm
I am also coming to Lahore to watch the music show, see u there
jd shami
March 20, 2013 3:08 pm
He already has feduls with him, do not worry
jd shami
March 20, 2013 3:10 pm
He is afraid of them, very simple
Ahmad Ali
March 20, 2013 10:46 pm
We stand firm with our leader Imran and party PTI. Youth will bring him to the power in sha Allah.
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