Imran Khan, supporter of Blasphemy Laws, wins elections in Pakistan
A new chapter starts in Pakistan with the election win for Imran Khan the famous cricketer and former playboy who has become the Prime Minister. On the way he caused concern among his supporters and critics when he began to show a leaning towards a religious rightwing agenda.
Whether he did this to take the wind out of the sails from the religious parties or whether he is truly an extremist remains to be seen.
Notwithstanding his religious leanings, his agenda for reforming the country is all overwhelmingly positive. If he succeeds in delivering even 10% of what he has promised it will transform on of the world’s most populous countries.