PTI leader, Imran Khan said that an independent commission should investigate Jang/Geo group head Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman’s finances, claiming that the ruling party PMLN and Mir Shakil are co-conspirators. He said the pharaoh is sitting in Dubai while people are dying in Pakistan.
Addressing media conference after core committee gathering here in Islamabad, Imran Khan claimed that Mir Khalil-ur-Rahman Foundation has received 1 billion rupees in foreign funding. He went on to claim that Geo TV took money from USA State Department along with billions in donation for ‘Aman Ki Asha’ promotion.
He claimed that Geo TV has no editorial policy, adding that activities are run without any checks. He said that Mir Shakil is maligning the country for individual benefits. He said that PML-N and Mir Shakil work jointly. Imran Khan appealed the people to boycott Geo/Jang group. He challenged Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman for a debate, saying that Shakil-ur-Rahman can’t face him.