Pakistan: Imran Khan's troubles increased, case registered under Terror Act, arrest may happen soon
Pakistan's former Prime Minister Imran Khan seems to be in trouble. A case has been registered against him under Section 7 of the Anti-Terrorism Act.
Pakistan's former Prime Minister Imran Khan seems to be in trouble. A case has been registered against him under Section 7 of the Anti-Terrorism Act. It is being told that he may be arrested soon. Let us tell you that the former PM of Pakistan is accused of threatening a judge and two high-ranking officials. In fact, while addressing a public meeting on Saturday (August 20), Imran Khan had threatened to file cases against top police officers, a woman magistrate, the Election Commission of Pakistan and political opponents. He had given this warning over the treatment of his colleague Shahbaz Gill, who was arrested last week on sedition charges.
Ban on live telecast of Imran Khan's speeches
Earlier, the media watchdog in Pakistan had banned the live telecast of former Pakistan Prime Minister Khan's speeches by all satellite television channels with immediate effect. The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) said in a release on Saturday that television channels have failed to stop airing of content against "government establishments" despite repeated warnings.
Media regulator Pemra said this
It has been observed that Imran Khan, President of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, in his speeches/statements is continuously making baseless allegations against government establishments and promoting hate speeches through provocative statements. Which can make it difficult to maintain law and order situation and there is a possibility of breach of public peace.
Shahbaz Sharif's government is a fascist government - PTI
It said, "The competent authority i.e. Pemra President, keeping in view these reasons, the live telecast of Imran Khan's speech on all satellite TV channels is prohibited with immediate effect." Reacting sharply to the ban imposed on the PTI chairman, the party said That the government of Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif is a fascist government.