LAHORE: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad on Wednesday lashed out at political rivals including Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders Nawaz Sharif and Shehbaz Sharif, and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari amid recent political rift between the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and the opposition parties.
He mocked the younger Sharif by calling him “mastermind of the whole political game.”
Regarding Indian submarine entering Pakistani waters on March 4, which was thwarted by Pakistan Navy, Rasheed said it came under the aim of Pakistan Navy, however was not targeted.
“In missile technology, we are ahead of India. India had dropped bombs at a location where no one was present. Their “Piston Rings” are worn out. It was a planned move of attacking Balakot,” he said, while praising Prime Minister Imran Khan for handling of the matter in a wise manner.
While mocking Bilawal, he said he has built a saloon, and Bilawal might need it.
He said Rs1,000 billion was shuffled in between bank accounts, and billions of rupees were transferred by names of ‘Falooda’ and ‘Kachori wala.’