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'Jhukunga nahi', says Imran Khan in address to nation; accuses US of conspiring to oust him | Highlights

In a live-address to the nation, 69-year-old Imran Khan said he will return stronger no matter what the result of no-trust vote would be. Khan needs 172 votes in the lower house of 342 to foil the Opposition's bid to topple him.

India TV News Desk Written by: India TV News Desk Islamabad Updated on: March 31, 2022 21:39 IST
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Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan attends a military parade to mark Pakistan National Day in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, March 23, 2022.

A defiant Imran Khan on Thursday indicated that he will not resign from the post of Pakistan's prime minister despite losing the majority in the National Assembly and insisted that he will face the vote of no-confidence which would take place on Sunday. In a live-address to the nation, 69-year-old Khan said he will return stronger no matter what the result of no-trust vote would be. Khan needs 172 votes in the lower house of 342 to foil the Opposition's bid to topple him. However, Opposition claims it has the support of 175 lawmakers and the prime minister should immediately resign. No Pakistani prime minister has ever completed a full five-year term in office. Also, no prime minister in Pakistan's history has ever been ousted through a no-confidence motion, and Khan is the third premier to face the challenge.

 

 

 

 

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