Forming judicial commission will strengthen democracy, says Imran

PTI chief says he was thankful to all lawmakers for welcoming him in NA today


Web Desk April 06, 2015
PTI chief says he was thankful to all lawmakers for welcoming him in NA today. PHOTO: INP

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan said on Monday that the formation of a judicial commission to probe rigging allegations in the 2013 elections will benefit Pakistan and strengthen its democratic system, Express News reported.

Addressing the media outside the National Assembly in Islamabad, he said since the elections were rigged, relevant authorities should have conducted an investigation into the matter.

"All political parties agree that the 2013 elections were rigged, " the PTI chairman claimed. "If rigging is proved, people will be exposed, " he added.

On April 2, the PTI and the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) formally signed an agreement paving way for the formation of a judicial commission through a presidential decree to investigate allegations of massive rigging in the 2013 general elections.

Read: Vote fraud charges: PTI, PML-N sign accord on judicial inquiry

Speaking about the joint sitting held in National Assembly on the Yemen crisis, he said he was thankful to all lawmakers for welcoming him.

Read: PTI ends boycott of Parliament

COMMENTS (7)

sammy | 5 years ago | Reply no wonder all the parties got so scared when pit walked in today.. scared daddy will tell everyone they cheated their way to parliament?
Noman | 5 years ago | Reply @Hasan Askari: No surprise MQM troll is supporting PMLN :)
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