Pakistan Tehreek Insaf a newly emerged political party chaired by sports man Mr. Imran Khan was perceived after establishing Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital.
The party has following structure.
Founded: 25th April 1996
Leader of the Party: Imran Khan (Chairman)
President: Javed Hashmi
Secretary General: Dr.Arif Alvi
Central & senior vice President: Hamid Khan, Ejaz Choudhry, Asad Umar
Vice chairman: Shah Mehmood Qureshi
Youth wing President: Abrar ul Haque
Central information sect: Shafqat Mehmood
Women wing President Fauzia Kasuri
Ideology: Anti corruption, Anti-status quo, Islamic welfare state,
Party flag color: Green and Red
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf was founded on 25th April 1996 in Lahore. The first central executive committee of Pakistan Tehreek-e- Insaf was formed under the leadership of Imran Khan with his founding fellows like Muhammad Najeeb Haroon, Nazim Haji, Hamid Khan, Dr.Pervez Hassan, Abdul Hafeez Khan, Owais Ghani, Dr Abdul Mateen, and Dr Mohammad Farooq. It is the fastest growing political party in Pakistan, even though with little election success. Pakistan Tehreek Insaf has established itself as one of the country’s mainstream national parties mainly after 30th October 2011 when over a hundred thousand people gathered in Lahore to support the party.
PTI claims to have over six million workers structure in Pakistan, popularly called “Insafiyans.” According to political analysts PTI has a significant vote bank in central, southern and western Punjab Khyber paktunkhwa, Baluchistan and Sindh. The Pakistan Tehreek Insaf claims to be only non-family party of mainstream Pakistan politics.
Ideology of Pakistan Tehreek Insaf:
Pakistan Tehreek Insaf believes on modern Islamic republic welfare state (Islamic social State) serve to the people’s welfare through community’s cooperation. They also believe on political stability social hormone and justice and economic prosperity for all communities.PTI is providing a credible new leadership for restoration of Pakistan’s political and economic sovereignty through building a new bond of trust between the government and the people which is another stated goal of party, establishment of a strong accountability and anti-corruption system is also very important part the party’s agenda.