Can Imran Khan fix the Pakistani economy? | Opinion

Every new government in Pakistan has accused its predecessor of ruining the economy. The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) administration is no exception, but its leader, Prime Minister Imran Khan, has a different attitude. In addition to being sensitive, sincere, optimistic, altruistic and empathetic, he is a visionary.

Apart from his two-decade political struggle, he established a state-of-the-art cancer facility, Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre in Lahore, almost 24 years ago, as well as Numl University in Mianwali in 2008. Both were completed with funds contributed by Pakistanis at home and abroad.

Because of his sentimental and frugal behavior, Khan, while in opposition in 2013, voiced extreme criticism of the government led by the Pakistan Muslim League for negotiating an aid program with the International Monetary Fund (IMF). However, because of the country’s current economic problems and the legions of cartoonish and selfish ministers in his party and a hamstrung and stubborn

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