‘Sexist & indecent’: Twitter fires back at Pakistani PM as he calls MALE opponent ‘madam’

Imran Khan unloaded on Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, chairman of the opposition Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), while speaking to a crowd of supporters on Wednesday.

I came to power through struggle and hard work unlike Bilawal Sahiba [madam] who, using the will of her mother, became the head of political party.

Khan, a former cricket player, apparently tried to add insult to injury as he accentuated Bhutto’s privileged background. The PPP chairman was born to a family of former President Asif Ali Zardari and murdered ex-Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.




Also on rt.com
Japan ≠ France: Pakistan PM Khan mocked on Twitter for geography fail (VIDEO)



Before joining Pakistani politics, Bhutto preferred to keep a low profile, focusing on finishing his history degree at Oxford University. This year, the 29-year-old politician is running for parliament for the first time.

Footage of Khan attacking Bhutto spread quickly on social media, stirring up quite a backlash.

Some slammed the “poor and misogynist” remark while others even went as far as to call it “fascist.”

As the day progressed, Khawaja Asif, a former defense minister, also joined the online brawl, claiming the jibe represented Khan’s “real language.”

Bhutto himself responded to the insult later in the day, writing, “What was that about small men in big offices?”

However, some netizens gave Khan the benefit of the doubt, arguing it was simply a slip of the tongue.

Like this story? Share it with a friend!

Source Article from https://www.rt.com/news/457500-imran-khan-sexist-backlash/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=RSS

Related Posts
33 Examples of Twitter’s Anti-Conservative Bias — The Duran

Submitted via NewsBusters.org: President Donald Trump is right that social media companies have been targeting Read more

Twitter Censors Trump’s Tweets Within Hours of White House Order Supposedly Preventing Big Tech Censorship

Many are questioning the effectiveness — and even the intent — of Trump’s supposedly anti-censorship Read more

Twitter Fact Checker Claims Trump Administration Are ‘Actual Nazis’

The official responsible for Twitter’s fact-checking policy has tweeted that members of the Trump administration Read more

Hits: 57

You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

Leave a Reply


The maximum upload file size: 100 MB.
You can upload: image, audio, video, document, spreadsheet, interactive, other.
Links to YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and other services inserted in the comment text will be automatically embedded.

*

Powered by WordPress | Designed by: Premium WordPress Themes | Thanks to Themes Gallery, Bromoney and Wordpress Themes