Imran Khan, the former prime minister of Pakistan, was shooted near Wazirabad | shifted to hospital
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Pakistan News: Near Wazirabad's Allah Ho Chowk, unidentified assailants opened fire on Imran Khan's container.
according to a report published on Thursday by Dawn, Ex-Pakistan PM Imran Khan has been injured in a firing on his container during his long march in Wazirabad. Near Wazirabad's Allah Ho Chowk, unknown assailants opened fire on Imran Khan's container.
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In addition to Khan, Senator Faisal Javed of the PTI was injured in the shooting. According to reports, Khan has a leg injury and has been taken to the hospital.
Khan has been transferred to Lahore, according to former minister Asad Umar. In total, nine people were injured and one died in the attack. After shots were fired at Khan, chaotic scenes erupted near the PTI's (Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf) reception camp at Allahwala Chowk in Gujranwala.
A shooting occurred near Khan's container. He was hit in the leg by a bullet. Several other people were injured, including PTI leader Faisal Javed. Police have apprehended the suspect who opened fire on Khan's container.
An AK-47 was used to shoot the former prime minister in the leg. According to PTI leaders, it was an assassination attempt on Khan.
Former minister and PTI leader Fawad Hussain said in a tweet that the assassination attempt on Imran Khan was well-planned. "...the assassin intended to kill Imran Khan and the PTI leadership, it was not 9 MM, it was a burst from an automatic weapon, no two opinions about that, it was a narrow escape," he claimed.