Islamabad: Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman Imran Khan said that corruption is a big hurdle for country’s success, adding that corruption would not be eliminated until NAB was not made a neutral body, Aaj News reported.
Khan was speaking to media representatives before leaving for the Supreme Court in the federal capital. Khan was talking to the media outside the Supreme, saying that corruption must be excluded from the country.
On the success of peace negotiations with the Taliban, the PTI chief said the meeting between the government and Taliban had made it apparent which groups were interested in holding dialogue and which weren’t. He said there was hope of reaching a positive outcome on the dialogue process.
The PTI chief said the case on the appointment of Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB) was very imperative and that it had been made after consensus of two political parties.
He also said the leadership of both parties was facing graft charges, added that corruption would not be eliminated until NAB was not made a neutral body.
“Pakistan’s biggest menace is corruption,” said the PTI chief. He added that lasting peace would ensure the prosperity of the nation.
Imran further said that ceasefire should continue and the non-combatants ‘women, children and the elderly’ should be released.