Give current govt a year to deliver, Bilawal urges nation.

KARACHI: Foreign Minister and PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Tuesday asked the nation to give the coalition government a year to undertake economic and electoral reforms after 'putting up with Imran Khan for four years'.

He was addressing a gathering in Larkana to commemorate the birth anniversary of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto. He said Benazir Bhutto fought with every 'tyrant' including former military dictators Zia ul Haq and Pervez Musharraf.

He severely criticized PTI chief Imran Khan for economic mismanagement and disastrous foreign policy, which he claimed, resulted in international isolation for Pakistan. He said Benazir Bhutto struggled for 30 years for restoration of democracy, uplifting of people and spreading the message of peaceful Islam.

"She faced every tyrant, be it dictator Zia [ul Haq] or dictator Pervez Musharraf." He added that the PPP workers stood with Benazir against Zia and Musharraf, and now they had ousted another undemocratic leader, says a news report. The PPP chief further said his party ousted the 'selected' after waging a struggle along with two other political parties. Bilawal said "power-hungry and criminal Imran Khan Niazi", who was responsible for the current inflation and several other prevailing economic issues, was now roaming free and was accusing others of causing the issues.

"Imran is causing this damage to the people just to stay in power and the burden of it is now being born by the commoners." Bilawal asserted that the former premier must be told to respond to his performance, including the cases of corruption emerging now.

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