Who is not aware of Imran Khan? He is an all-rounding personality. He was among the best cricketers of all time and currently, he is a great and bold politician. Currently, he leads Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and is also a respected member of the national assembly. Before taking interest in politics, Imran Khan played cricket internationally for around 20 years and won a world cup for Pakistan. His party leads a union Government in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Born on October 5th, 1952 in Lahore, Imran Khan is currently 65 years old. He was the only son of Ikramullah Khan and Shaukat Khanum. Mr. Ikramullah was a civil engineer. His ancestors were from the famous Niazi tribe. He completed his early education from Aitchison College (Lahore) and Royal Grammar School Worcester (England). To get further educated, he got enrolled in Keble college (England).
From Cricket To Welfare of The People
Imran Khan is among the top cricketers of all time. He started playing cricket when he was studying in Royal Grammar School (England). He also has the achievement of all-rounder’s triple. In this achievement, he scored 3000 runs and took 300 wickets too. His highest score till he played cricket was 102 runs.
In 1982, Imran khan became the captain of Pakistani team. At that time, the previous captain was Javed Miandad, who was also a great cricketer. Khan, along with being owner of a great personality is also a highly philanthropic person. He took part in many donation sessions conducted by UNICEF. Her mother’s name was Shaukat Khanum. Khan also developed a welfare organization in the name of her mother.
This organization has developed cancer hospitals and colleges too. Currently, Imran Khan’s welfare foundation is busy in a campaign of providing electricity to village people of Mianwali, Dera Ghazi Khan, and Dera Ismail Khan. This campaign is named “Lighting a Million Lives”. In this campaign, Khan’s foundation is going to set up solar panels in village areas. All the electricity produced by those solar panels will be stored in huge batteries for providing the village people with light after evening.
From Cricket to Making an Impact on Politics of the Country
Imran Khan took interest and joined politics in 1996. In this year, he founded his own political party i.e. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). The main competitor of Khan’s party is PMLN. He is without any doubts, one of the best and honest leader of Pakistan, who also deserves a chance to serve the people as Prime Minister.
Imran khan is also a motivational speaker and a great writer. He wrote many motivational quotes for his lovers. His quotes on making wise decisions enabled people in taking right decisions in life.
His belief is that one should not do politics for earning money. He once said:
“But I don’t need to use politics as a way of making money.”
He also believes that people should be self-sufficient and that they should not be dependent on someone for earning their living. He once also said:
“I have fruit trees. Cows for fresh milk, yoghurt. My own wheat. I’m basically self-sufficient.”
War Against Corrupt Mafia by Imran Khan
On 8 July, 2017, Imran Khan clearly stated that their party is not doing any kinds of politic and that he and his party are completely against the corrupt mafia. On that day, he further said that he and his party is in a war against corrupt mafia. He said in a press conference held in Nathiagali that:
“We are fighting against corruption. We are not doing politics; rather we are waging a Jihad against the godfather of a mafia”
Imran Khan is without any doubts, among the best leaders of the world. If Pakistan can get a few more politicians like him, then possibilities are that Pakistan can also be a self-dependant and developed country. Although, his personal life is not too successful, he got divorced twice. But that doesn’t mean that he cannot lead Pakistan. He is a great personality and will remain the greatest politics personality of Pakistan.