Imran Khan Secret Meeting With Army Chief: Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Imran Khan seems to be in trouble a bit. Reliable sources claim that Imran Khan had a secret meeting with Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa and other seniors of the military establishment. It is believed that a practical agreement has been reached between the two in this meeting. Might be fixed again. Sources said that elections can be held in Pakistan anytime before April 2023. According to sources, Imran Khan can come back to power with almost 2/3 majority. It is also expected that the appointment of the new army chief may be postponed till the new elections. Therefore, the current COAS Bajwa will continue till the elections.
Political upheaval in Pakistan once again
These meetings have taken place at a time when PM Shahbaz Sharif was preparing for the SCO summit in Samarkand. In such a situation, once again the situation of political upheaval in PakistanTan can intensify. The ruling coalition government of the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) is believed to be too weak to resist pressure and will hold elections soon.
Warning to overthrow the coalition government
Imran Khan has also warned earlier that if elections are not announced, he will give a final call by the end of this month to overthrow the ruling coalition government of Shahbaz Sharif. His argument was that the Shahbaz government did not have the right to appoint a new army chief. Therefore, the decision to appoint the Army Chief should be postponed until the formation of the new government.