Federal Minister for Planning and Development Ch Ehsan Iqbal has said that both Imran Khan and Dr Tahirul Qadari are promoting ant-democratic political agenda of the anti-democratic elements.

Both the leaders are dancing to the tunes of some anti-democracy elements and are not sincere with the nation. He said that the ‘so-called champion’ of change appeared to be hell-bent on derailing democracy in the country.

He stated this while talking to the newsmen here in Narowal after a visit to local Sasta Ramazan Bazaar along with local MPA Khawaja Waseem Butt and Narowal DCO Syed Jaffar Iqbal.

The Federal Minister alleged that both Imran Khan (PTI Chairman) and Dr Tahirul Qadari (PAT Chief) were promoting negative politics and were fanning the politics of the conflict. Both of them also have bad intentions to halt the massive investment by Chinese investors in Pakistan. He revealed that Pakistan could not afford any further negative politics by politicians.

He said that all the nations in the world celebrate their national independence days to forge unity, but the PTI Chairman Imran Khan was trying to split and divide the nation by announcing bring out the ‘so-called’ Azadi March in this regard.

Ehsan Iqbal said that the government was committed to weed out terrorism from the country.

He said that the government was fully aware of the problems being faced by the internally displaced persons (IDPs), as the early rehabilitation and repatriation of the IDPs would be the priority of the government, in this regard.