LONDON- Awami National Party (ANP) leaders have strongly criticized Imran Khan over rigging allegations and unnecessary protests. The ANP leaders said Khan is playing politics of allegations in order to divert attention from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa .

ANP leader and former provincial information minister Mian Iftikhar said the allegations by ‘Captain’ (Khan) are a bundle of confrontation. He claimed that PTI leader had given free hand to Taliban in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa , where the militants were regaining various areas. He warned that nobody including Khan would gain anything if the democratic system was harmed.