After Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf submitted a first of its kind resolution in the Punjab Assembly calling for a ban on famous Japanese anime series Doraemon, Twitteratis have found it's newest target.
The Japanese manga series which is dubbed in Hindi for viewers in Pakistan and India, and revolves around a robotic cat named Doraemon, has been deemed inappropriate by PTI legislator, Malik Taimoor Masood.
PTI submits resolution against Japanese cartoon in Punjab Assembly
The announcement has created a full on war on Twitter under the hashtag
#PTIvsDoraemon is doraemon using any gadget against Imran khan ? 😂😂😂— Memoona (@Moonraolive) August 3, 2016
Many took a dig at Imran Khan
PTI wants Doraemon banned? I thought Imran Ismail is one of their own...— Qasim Zaidi (@QasimZaidi_) August 3, 2016
Seems like Immi Bhai has got angry on Doraemon for not giving him the gadget that could turn him into Prime Minister of the country.— Sobwaster (@sobaanwaseem) August 3, 2016
Others found solace in sarcasm
Then there were more digs at Imran Khan...
I think it's due to professional jealousy! PTI walay khud ek cartoon hain! #PTIvsDoraemon— Azam bhutto (@azambhutto) August 3, 2016
We are all Doraemon.#PTIvsDoraemon— Hamna Zubair (@hamnazubair) August 3, 2016
Some (like us) were completely clueless
But here's the simplest explanation that was offered:
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