In Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s long march, 5 people including Imran Khan have been injured due to gunshots while the total number of injured is 14.
ISLAMABAD: Party president Imran Khan was injured as a result of firing by a person on a container carrying top leadership of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in Gujranwala on Thursday. Media reports said that despite being injured, the former prime minister stood on his two feet and greeted the crowd with a smile. According to the report of ‘Samaa TV’, in the initial pictures, it can be seen that the guards and other supporters supported him and lowered him from the container near Allahwala Chowk, but later he managed himself and stood on both feet. .
In a video recorded by a member of the crowd, Imran Khan is seen standing on his two legs while being taken to a hospital in Lahore in a small vehicle. According to the report of Sama TV, immediately after the shooting incident, Imran Khan stood at the door of the container and showed courage by throwing his fist in the air. After that, Imran Khan was carefully placed in the car, which was located near the container.
It should be noted that Imran Khan was shot in the leg in the attack. Apart from Imran Khan, PTI Senator Faisal Javed has also been injured. According to the report of BBC Urdu, 5 people including Imran Khan were injured due to firing in the long march of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf while the total number of injured is 14. Authorities have confirmed one death so far. A child is also among the injured.