Twitterati can't get enough of Jahangir Tareen 'chasing independent candidates'

Published: July 31, 2018

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) emerged as the biggest political force in the July 25 polls, but is still far off from reaching the magical figure of 172 out of 342 National Assembly seats.

At the moment, PTI has 168 seats. Even if it musters the support of smaller allied parties including the Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) and independent candidates, it is still four members short of a simple majority in the lower house of parliament.

PTI still four short of magical figure in NA

However, PTI leader Jahangir Tareen has been handed the salient task of convincing candidates to extend support to the likely upcoming government.

Meanwhile, Tareen is leaving no stone unturned in ensuring PTI emerges as the ruling party. Pictures of him alongside a few independent candidates flying in his private jet have gone viral too.  While he sent his aircraft to escort candidates to Bani Gala, Twitter is having a field day, posting funniest memes to date.

Here are our top ones:

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Reader Comments (4)

  • DFDB
    Jul 31, 2018 - 12:13PM

    Lol, we love him! Recommend

  • Well-wisher
    Jul 31, 2018 - 12:30PM

    It’s impressive how the PTI Twitterati has ended up condoning, nay glorifying, what is normally called as “horse trading.” Recommend

  • rk singh
    Jul 31, 2018 - 12:34PM

    LOL. Good ones…Recommend

  • Hamid Malik
    Jul 31, 2018 - 2:33PM

    Whole Pakistan rather democratic world across globe is watching the transport of purchased horses rather donkeys to Bani Gala in private jet. Where is controvercial Suo Moto philosphy???Recommend

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