Imran Khan inaugurates Swat Expressway in Chakdara
Chakdara: Pakistan Tehreek-e Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan inaugurated the Swat Expressway at Chakradda area of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) here Thursday evening, the media reported today.
Chief Minister of KP Pervaiz Khattak and Jamaat-e Islami Ameer Siraj-ul Haq were also present with him while inaugurating the Swat Expressway.
After the inauguration of Swat Expressway, Imran Khan addressing the gathering said that the Swat metro project has been built at a cost of 35 billion rupees while the same metro project had been built in 45 billion rupees in Punjab, adding it meant 10 billion rupees had been transferred to pocket of someone sitting in the government.
Moreover, he announced to set up a women university in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. He added that the PTI was the only party in Pakistan which was running on merit where a hard working person could get the status of chairpersonship.
Talking about the recent situation of KP schools, he informed the masses of the fact that at least 34,000 children have been shifted from private schools to government schools in KP province.
Conversing on the Panama Papers leaks, he said that he would lead a march towards Lahore on 3rd September in order to increase pressure on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif regarding investigation of the biggest fraud in the history of Pakistan.
Imran Khan challenged the federal government to provide share of electricity to KP. Additionally, he challenged the ‘Moto Gang’ of Maryam Nawaz Sharif to expose even one major corruption in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government, adding that they couldn’t expose it because the corruption has been decreased to a greater extent in the KP province.
Earlier, KP CM Pervaiz Khttak stated that Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif considered only the Punjab province as the entire Pakistan. He said that the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project and its route have been kept secret by the federal government in order to gain political motives.
He added that “Route of the CPEC project has been finalized in the darkness of night.”
The KP CM went on to say that the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa had been deprived of their part in the CPEC.