ISLAMABAD (Muslim Times) – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Senator Faisal Javed said Thursday there was no truth to reports about foreign celebrities and cricketers attending Imran Khan’s oath taking ceremony.
“Imran Khan has instructed to keep the oath taking ceremony very simple and avoid any unnecessary burden on the national exchequer,” Javed told media in Islamabad.
“Foreign cricketers have sent their good wishes to Imran Khan.”
Bollywood superstar Amir Khan also denied reports of being invited to attend the swearing-in ceremony of prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan.
It is pertinent here to mention that the oath-taking ceremony of in-waiting PM of Pakistan, Imran Khan is scheduled to be held at the President s Secretariat on August 11.
Earlier there were reports that PTI had invited a number of foreign celebrities and cricketers, including Amir Khan and former skipper Kapil Dev, to attend Imran’s oath-taking ceremony.
“Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev, Sidhu and Aamir Khan – these four people will be invited. The Foreign Office will decide on the foreign dignitaries,” Indian media quoted PTI spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry as saying.