Pakistan: Imran Khan creates unique record amid political turmoil

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Pakistan Imran Khan: Cricketer-turned-politician and Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan has become associated with a rather unique record. Imran Khan has become the first Prime Minister of Pakistan who has been removed through a no-confidence motion.

This was the first time in the history of Pakistan that a prime minister and his government were removed through a no-confidence motion.

Expressing no confidence in Pakistan’s Imran Khan government late on Saturday, the National Assembly voted to remove it.

A no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Imran Khan was held in the National Assembly of Pakistan at midnight on Saturday. Imran had to face defeat in this.

With this, Iran Khan became the first Prime Minister in the history of Pakistan, who was removed through a motion of no confidence.

Imran Khan and his party Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) opposed the no-confidence motion. PM Imran Khan, 69, was not present in the lower house of Parliament at the time of voting. MPs from his party PTI also walked out

first published:April 10, 2022, 8:59 a.m.

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