Thoko Taali..Sidhu will clap in Pakistan when Imran becomes PM

New Delhi, August 13, News24 Bureau: Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu arrived at Pakistan High Commission in Delhi. He has been invited for Pakistan PM designate Imran Khan's oath-taking ceremony on August 18.

"There are some formalities for which I am here, I have applied for govt permission. Everything depends on India government's permission now," said Sidhu after leaving from Pakistan High Commission. He has been invited for Pakistan PM designate Imran Khan's oath-taking ceremony

Punjab cabinet minister and former cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu had earlier said that he would attend Imran Khan's swearing-in ceremony as the Prime Minister of Pakistan and described the Pakistani World Cup-winning captain as a man who can be trusted.
"He has risen from scratch in politics, he has exhibited great character. I see him as a ray of hope," said Navjot Singh Sidhu on Imran Khan.

He further added, "It is (a) great honour, I accept the invitation. Men of genius are admired, men of power are feared, but men of character are trusted. Khan Sahab is a man of character. He can be trusted. Sportsmen build bridges, break barriers, unite people."

Navjot Singh Sidhu further said, "I respect the foreign policy of the Govt and the country, but this is a personal invitation(Imran Khan's swearing in). I believe sportspersons and artists break barriers."


Earlier it was reported that the party plans to invite former cricketers Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev and Navjot Sidhu and Bollywood star Aamir Khan to Imran Khan swearing-in ceremony.
Sunil Gawaskar has gone on record and denied that he will be attending the ceremony.

Sidhu was among those who had reportedly been invited by Khan to attend his oath-taking ceremony. Imran Khan's party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf emerged as the single-largest party in the National Assembly after the general election on July 25.