Pakistan's new PM backs sex harassment probe against Imran Khan

Gulalai made accusations over ticket refusal Khattak

Newly elected PM backs calls for parliamentary investigation into sexual-harassment accusations against Imran Khan. "The woman is unaware of the South and North Waziristan Agencies because she is not a resident of the tribal region", Wazir claimed. Khan claimed that Gulalai made allegations against Imran at Muqam and Reham's behest. "The PTI worker has submitted an application but the crime has not been taken place in my area so he should instead go to the court and file a writ petition", Dawn quoted him as saying.

In an interview, he said Imran Khan wanted accountability of others but is not ready for it himself.

Gulalai on August 1 resigned from the PTI after accusing Imran and his "gang" of immoral behaviour against women.




On Thursday, Gulalai had announced that she was quitting the PTI, levelling a series of scathing allegations against the PTI chairman and his former party colleagues, including that they used to send inappropriate text messages to female members of the party. In the first tweet he asked workers to refrain from targeting Gulalai's sister while in the following tweets he said that the allegations which were being leveled against him were part of PML-N's efforts to to "try and purchase its way into toppling the legitimate Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government".

Following this, the PTI served a legal notice to Gulalai demanding that she replies to the letter within 10 days or pay compensation to the tune of Rs. 30 million. "He put me through mental torture and pain", she said.

On Friday, Khan said any parliamentary probe should look into any financial connections between his accuser and the ruling party. "I don't know what happened to her", the PTI chief said.

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