PESHAWAR: Muhammad Tahir Khan Umarzai, one of the PTI’s founders and a close aide to Imran Khan, on Monday announced his joining the party’s erstwhile rival the PML-N.
“Imran Khan has used Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa for his own means and has played with the sentiments of the people,” Umarzai told reporters at a news conference at the Peshawar Press Club. He was flanked by PM’s Adviser Engineer Amir Muqam.
Umarzai said: “The PTI’s foundation was laid down on principles but things have completely changed,” adding, “This forces me to leave the PTI and join the PML-N.
Earlier, Muqam welcomed Umarzai to the PML-N fold.
He said people had realised double standards of PTI Chairman Imran Khan, terming it the reason why Khan’s close aides had been leaving him alone.
Courtesy: Express Tribune