ISLAMABAD, A close relative of the prime minister and the former Chairman District Council Bahawalpur Syed Mohammad Awais Gardezi joined Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf here on Wednesday along with his friends and associates.
Speaking on the occasion, Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan welcomed Awais Gardezi into the party fold and said that his induction would greatly strengthen the party in Bahawalpur.
He alleged that the corrupt ruling mafia had pushed the country towards the stone age. There was no electricity, no fertilizers, no petrol, no diesel and no gas available which had made life impossible for the common man.
He said that PTI would initiate people-friendly policies upon induction into power and take steps to eliminate forces representing coercion, exploitation and exploitation.