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  • Political stability only possible with transparent elections: Imran Khan

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    PTI Chairman Imran Khan Tuesday reiterated that no matter who comes into power, the economy can’t be improved as long as there is political instability in the country.

    “Investors don’t invest amid political instability,” Khan said underlining that political stability is only possible with transparent elections.
    “Trust of investors could only be restored through election,” Khan added while addressing a seminar.

    PTI chief spoke about the country’s state of economy and said it would have been difficult if it wasn’t for the help Pakistan received from friendly nations.

    “If we hadn’t received help from Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, and China, we wouldn’t have had resources for payments,”
    Reminding attendees of the seminar about PTI’s management of the COVID-19 crisis in Pakistan, the former premier said: “The corona crisis was extremely massive.

    Had we imposed a complete lockdown during corona, people would have died of hunger. We provided relief to people during COVID,” Khan said highlighting that his government made the best decisions during the COVID-19 era.

    Khan added that it was very difficult for his government to convince the head of the International Monetary Fund to provide relief in payments. “We sought concession from IMF for the construction industry.