ousted Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan shot in the shin in an ‘obvious assassination’ attempt

Former cricketer Imran Khan was shot in the shin. ‘It was an obvious assassination attempt,’ an aide said he led a march in Islamabad to call for quick elections. When his anti-government protesters were attacked in the East on Thursday, his aides said it was an apparent assassination attempt. A procession of protesters standing on the roof of a container truck and waving to thousands of cheering supporters when gunfire rang out. The attack in Wazirabad, nearly 200 kilometers (120 miles) from Islamabad, injured several people on his convoy and intelligence minister Marriyum Aurangzeb said the suspects were arrested. “It was an obvious assassination attempt. Khan was right, but he was stable. There was a lot of bleeding,” said Fawad Chaudhry, a spokesman for Terikhein in Pakistan. “The PTI leadership would have been annihilated if the shooter had not been stopped by the people there,” the f(PTI) party told Reuters. Khan accused the military of supporting the plan to oust him. Last week, the military held an unprecedented press conference to deny the allegations. “I saw Imran Khan and his aides falling into the truck after hearing the bullets go off,” witness Kajafi Bert told Reuters. One shot was fired, but he was caught by Khan’s party activist.” In a multi-channel shooting scene, a man with a gun was caught behind a man in attendance. Then he tried to escape and the TV channel A shooting suspect appeared to be in his 20s or 30s. The suspect said in the video, “I wanted to kill Khan and acted alone.” It was confirmed that it was recorded by[1/2] Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan gestures as he addresses supporters during a rally in Lahore, Pakistan on April 21, 2022. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza//File PhotoKhan was whipping large crowds in a campaign for overthrow on their way to the capital Islamabad. The mistress of rival Shebaz Sharif. A Khan party member said there were reports that one person was killed in the attack. Cannes adviser Shodry wrote on Twitter: Imran Khan and the leadership of the PTI did not have two opinions about the narrow escape, not the 9MM that exploded from the automatic weapon.” STRETETSPakistan’s PROTESTERS have a long history of political violence. Former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto said on 12 December 2007 After an election campaign in Rawalpindi city next to Islamabad, she was assassinated in a gun and bomb attack Her father and former Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto were hanged in the same city in 1979. Deposited by a military coup. After the run and gunfire, he showed a video of Khan waving to a crowd after evacuating from his car while screaming.Protesters spilled onto the streets in some areas and were taken to a hospital in Lahore.The state and PTI leaders demanded justice. PTI colleague Faisal Javed, who was injured and had bloodstains on his clothes, also told Geo TV at the hospital: Minister Sharif condemned the shooting and ordered an immediate investigation. After being ousted by a parliamentary vote, Khan has been evacuated across Pakistan. They have staged protests against the Pakistani government as they struggle to get the economy out of the crisis Khan’s administration has left behind.Khan is slowly driving a caravan of cars northward along Grand Trunk Road to Islamabad and further before entering the capital. I was planning on getting a lot of support.” your participation. It’s not for political or personal gain, it’s not about overthrowing governments… It’s about bringing true freedom to the country,” Khan said in a video message the day before the march. Aftab Ahmed, Sudipto Ganguly and Tanvi Mehta , written by Krishna N. Das, edited by John Stonestreet and Nick Macfie Our Standard: The Thomson Reuters Trust Principle.
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