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Imran Khan speaks after voting in the general election in Islamabad.(Reuters File Photo)

Time to change Pakistan’s destiny, says PM Imran Khan in his inaugural address

Hindustan Times, Islamabad | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2018 11:49 PM IST
Imran Khan delivered his first address to Pakistan on Sunday evening, a day after he was sworn in as the prime minister of the nation.
Cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan promised ease of doing business and inviting investments for employment generation.(Reuters)
Cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan promised ease of doing business and inviting investments for employment generation.(Reuters)

Pakistan election results highlights: Imran Khan accuses Indian Army of human rights violations in Kashmir

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2018 11:43 PM IST

Pakistani cricket icon-turned-politician Imran Khan declared victory on Thursday after a general election that has been marred by long delays in ballot counting and claims of rigging by opponents.With more than 80% of the votes counted, according to the Election Commission of Pakistan, from Wednesday’s election, Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), or Pakistan Movement for Justice, was in a commanding lead in the nuclear-armed Muslim nation. But supporters of jailed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said the counting process was an assault on democracy in a country that has a history of military rule. Here are highlights on the election results:

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