LAHORE - More than two dozen Christian lawyers from various cities of Punjab, including former president of Christian Lawyers Alliance, have announced to join Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).

During a press conference at Lahore Press Club, the Political Adviser to PTI Chairman, Ijaz Chaudhary, welcomed them in the party. PTI’s minority wing president from Lahore, Shanila Roth was also present on the occasion.

“The joining of these new members shows the minorities in Pakistan have full faith in Imran Khan,” Ijaz said and added more groups will join PTI in coming days.

He said the party believes the minorities have equal rights in the country. “They would be given full protection when the party would come into power.”

Those who joined PTI includes Haroon Suleman Khokhar, Khurram Maan, Sadiqain Gardener, Ms Shahnaz and others.