Disappointed with PM Imran’s speech, PTI ticket holder from Sargodha quits party

02:13 AM | 20 Apr, 2021
Disappointed with PM Imran’s speech, PTI ticket holder from Sargodha quits party
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LAHORE – Sahibzada Naeem-ud-Din Sialvi, a ticket holder of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in the NA-92 constituency in Sargodha, has resigned from the party in protest against the police action against the activists of the banned Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) in Lahore. 

Sialvi told the media that he was disappointed with Prime Minister Imran Khan’s speech on Monday wherein he talked about the martyrs of the police force, but did not mention the TLP activists who lost their lives during the police action. He strongly condemned the police action against the TLP activists in Lahore and elsewhere and called for release of the arrested protesters. He said the PTI had set a new example of barbarism therefore he was resigning from the party.

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