Khusro Bakhtiar draws PM Imran's ire over 'irresponsible attitude'

Published: June 11, 2019
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PM Imran Khan and Khusro Bakhtiar. FILE PHOTOS

PM Imran Khan and Khusro Bakhtiar. FILE PHOTOS

Atmosphere turned tense when Prime Minister Imran Khan reprimanded Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiar during the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s parliamentary party meeting in Islamabad ahead of budget session in the National Assembly on Tuesday.

The minister was rebuked for forgetting an important file regarding the Federal Budget 2019-20 at home, Express News reported. On his turn to brief the meeting, the federal minister kept on looking for the missing file, drawing the premier’s ire.

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Bakhtiar later vent anger on his personal servant and ordered him to bring the documents at the earliest.

He can be seen pacing up and down in exasperation when the servant took a little longer in fulfilling his duty in a video that has gone viral on social media.

After the admonishment for the second time, the elderly servant was ordered to stand outside the meeting room and hold the minister’s mobile phone.

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  • Javed
    Jun 12, 2019 - 4:47AM

    Fake elitist mentality hard to die. Queen England rebuke grand son’s wife for misbehaving servant. I think Imran should do that this planning minister.Recommend

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