Imran Khan calls party leaders’ meeting at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital today
After the attack on PTI Chairman Imran Khan during Long March in Wazirabad, an important meeting of the central leadership of party, to discuss future course of action, has been called at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital (SKMCH) Lahore.
The attack on his convoy killed one man and wounded at least 13 others, significantly raising the stakes in political crisis.
PTI supremo Imran Khan and Faisal Javed Khan are undergoing treatment at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital in Lahore, but their health is out of danger.
PTI has also announced a nationwide protest against the tragic incident after Friday prayers today.
On the other hand, Punjab Police have decided to conduct a polygraphic test on the arrested accused who reasoned to attack Imran Khan as he was misleading the nation.
After all these developments, the important consultative meeting of PTI will be held at SKMCH at 2pm today, which will be chaired by party chairman Imran Khan.
Sources said that the future course of action will be discussed in the PTI central leadership meeting.
Imran Khan recovering:
Former prime minister and PTI chairman Imran Khan was recovering in hospital after an assassination attempt that left him with a gunshot wound to the leg, it emerged on Friday
Khan “was stable and he was doing fine” at Shaukat Khanum hospital in the eastern city of Lahore, his doctor Faisal Sultan told AFP Friday morning.
The 70-year-old former international cricket star had been leading a campaign convoy of thousands since last week from Lahore to the capital Islamabad when he was attacked.
Khan escaped with at least one bullet wound to his right leg when a gunmen sprayed pistol fire at his modified container truck as it slowly drove through a thick crowd in Wazirabad, around 170 kilometres (100 miles) east of Islamabad.