Imran Khan sweeps Lahore in a historically massive public gathering...
Linkedin

Imran Khan sweeps Lahore in a historically massive public gathering...

Lahore : Pakistan | Oct 30, 2011 at 2:31 PM PDT
By
XX XX
Views: Pending
 
PTI rally in Lahore Imran Khan (Lakin) 30 October 2011

It was a historic moment in the history of Lahore when a massive crowd, to be somewhere in the region of five hundred thousand to some experts, gathered to hear the public speech of their beloved hero Imran Khan. Lahore hasnt had such a huge crowd in at least 25 years, when Benazir Bhutto returned from the exile back in 1986.

Imran Khan had held the gathering to protest the corruption, lawlessness and gross-mismanagement. it was a show of the great strength by a party which is less than two decades old and has only been in opposition. It was a clear singal that the monoploy of Nawaz Shereef of PML-N over Punjab is about to come to end as it was very visible a much less crowd in the rally held by Shahbaz Shereef only two days ago with the luxury all the public wealth and resources.

Despite the magnificient display of power, his most stubborn rivals are still living in the mode of denial and calling the tremendous show as a moderate gathering. Little do they realize that their time is almost over and they must prepare themselves to read the writings on the wall, the sooner they do, the better it is for them.

1 of 3
Next
1
imran khan
mcplay is based in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan, and is a Reporter for Allvoices.
Report Credibility
 
  • Clear
  • Share:
  • Share
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
 
 
 
Advertisement
 

News Stories

 
  • Crowds throng Imran Khan rally in Pakistan

      Sydney Morning Herald
    Sunday with more on the way, according to witnesses, as the crowd waited for a scheduled appearance by their hero. Khan's party slogan is "throw this government out and save the country", in a campaign aimed at the ruling coalition led by Zardari and...
  • Imran warns of civil disobedience if assets not declared

      pakistantimes
    Tehreek-e-Insaf Chief Imran Khan on Sunday warned that his party would spearhead a civil disobedience campaign and seize all the cities if the government failed to have politicians declare their assets. In his address to cheering crowd consisting...
  • Pakistani cricket hero Imran Khan’s rally against government draws large ...

      Washington Post
    Pakistan Tens of thousands of people massed Sunday in the eastern city of Lahore for a rally held by cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan, a surprising show of force that could energize calls for anti-government protests. Police and Pakistani...
  • Imran lacks direction: PPP, PML-N ...

      Pak Tribune
    L-N on Sunday termed the PTI Chief Imran Khan's address in Lahore as mess of contradictions and vague language. PPP's Central Information Secretary Qamar Zaman Kaira talking to our sources, though termed the PTI's show impressive one, however pointed...
  • Declare assets or face civil disobedience moveme ...

      Pak Tribune
    Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan, while declaring that corruption and tax evasion were the biggest problems of Pakistan, warned the ruling elites and politicians to declare all hidden assets within and without the country,...
  • Anti-US Pakistani cricketer rallies 100,000 people

      The Boston Globe
    Cricket legend and opposition politician Imran Khan railed against the government and its alliance with the U.S. before more than 100,000 flag-waving supporters Sunday, establishing himself as a force in Pakistani politics. Khan, 58, entered politics...

Blogs

 >

Images

 >
 

More From Allvoices

Report Your News Got a similar story?
Add it to the network!

Or add related content to this report



Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.