In a collection of audio leaks, Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has landed itself into more seen trouble the place two of his key social gathering members are allegedly heard speaking about derailing the IMF program.
The audio leaks, that between Senator Shaukat Tareen, the previous finance minister and his conversations with Mohsin Laghari, the finance minister of Punjab province and Taimur Saleem Jhagra, the finance minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, each of whom are dominated by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf in the provincial governments.
In the audio leaked, Shaukat Tareen is heard giving directions on writing a letter to the Federal exhibiting the provinces’ ineligibility to fulfil the commitments with the federal authorities in order to proceed with the IMF, owing to the flood scenario. The Punjab finance minister is heard asking Shaukat Tareen, whether or not this is able to harm the state of Pakistan, KP Finance Minister additionally calls the transfer in his dialog as a blackmailing tactic.
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While the decision talks about sending a replica of the letters informally to the IMF, KPKs finance minister Taimur Saleem Jhagra has denied sending any such copy to any IMF consultant.
On Friday, a letter surfaced on social Media which was confirmed by the KP minister as his writing the place the province of KPK expressed their ineligibility to the federal authorities to fulfil their commitments to the IMF, resulting from mis-commitments and flood scenario.
The transfer was broadly critiqued and was seen as PTI’s efforts to torpedo the IMF deal forward of the teams board assembly on Monday.
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The ruling events criticised the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa authorities for “playing politics” after it allegedly refused to implement the phrases of the IMF settlement in a letter as a part of “a ploy to plunge Pakistan right into a flood of financial disaster.
While the veracity of the audio has been confirmed by PTI whereas defending that there was nothing unsuitable mentioned or in opposition to regulation in it, it additionally stays unclear till the submitting of this report as to who recorded and leaked the dialog.
So audio name btwn Tarin & prov FM leaked. There is nothing unlawful or unsuitable in the convo. We have publicly opposed the phrases on which imported govt is taking mortgage from #IMF. But what is against the law is the wire tapping completed on dialog with out courtroom order. A felony offence.
— Shireen Mazari (@ShireenMazari1) August 29, 2022
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