Imran Khan, the former prime minister and current chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), has stated that the provincial assembly of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) would be dissolved on December 23.
The decision was reportedly revealed by the former prime minister at a joint speech to the nation with the current chief ministers of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pervaiz Elahi and Mahmood Khan.
The PTI lawmakers and supporters gathered at Lahore’s Liberty Chowk to hear Imran Khan’s decision on dissolving the assemblies.
Earlier in the day, Punjab CM Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi reiterated his support for PTI Chairman Imran Khan, saying that he owed his government to the Imran Khan.
The meeting took place at the home of Imran Khan, the former premier and current chairman of the PTI, in Lahore’s Zaman Park, where the chief minister is said to have made the comments in question.
Additionally, Moonis Elahi and Hussain Elahi, members of the National Assembly, were present. Further, KP CM Mahmood Khan, Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Asad Umar, Fawad Chaudhry, Pervez Khattak, and other PTI leaders were also present at the meeting.