PTI fines MPA Imran Shah Rs0.5m for assaulting citizen


KARACHI: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Karachi’s Disciplinary Committee on Saturday in its verdict on MPA Imran Shah’s assault of a citizen of the metropolitan city directed him to donate Rs500,000 as a ‘fine’ to the Edhi Homes Orphanage Centres besides, providing free medical treatment to 20 orthopedic patients recommended by Edhi Trust.

Following the inquiry into the incident that occurred on August 14 near Karachi’s Stadium Road, the committee has also warned Shah that any further misconduct on his part will result in his immediate expulsion from the party.
“No individual has the right to take [the] law in their hands and there is an added responsibility over the people in power to especially making sure that the law is at all times enforced and never abused,” the committee said in its statement.