WHAT MAKES IMRAN KHAN, A HERO?
One of the most popular personalities in the world is Imran Khan better known as Kaptaan Khan, A Pakistani politician, former cricketer, philanthropist, humanitarian and the former chancellor of the University of Bradford. Khan belongs to a Pashtun family background and is an Oxford graduate.
Imran Khan started playing cricket at the age of 13. Later, he played International cricket for two decades in the late twentieth century, made several world records. After retiring, he entered politics in 1996.
He believes that he can sense what’s coming next, he once said “I’m taking bets with anyone. You know I played five World Cups, never did I ever tell anyone, except in the last World Cup, that we would win it,”
He is among the very few people who are strongly supported by the overseas Pakistanis, a huge number of the most popular celebrities, Cricketers and the common people belonging to every class. His confidence, straight forwardness and being a person with strong opinions is something that makes him a class apart. When you start counting his qualities as a leader, you’ll be eventually lost so let’s be more specific and consider five major things that make Imran Khan a hero.
The five major things that make Imran Khan a hero are:
- A VERY STRAIGHTFORWARD PERSON
Khan is known to be the most straightforward person, he likes to be direct with people specially with his supporters. He says openly whatsoever he thinks, regardless of how people would take it. He is a firm believer of being “LOUD AND CLEAR “. He is really blunt, cannot stand liars or the people who try to manipulate things.
- HE IS NOT AFTER MAKING MONEY
We are living in the system that is soaked in corruption, making money and flooding bank accounts, bribery and all. He is not after the money as he says “ I DONOT NEED TO DO ALL THIS, AS I CAN LIVE A DREAM LIFE WITHOUT EVEN DOING ANYTHING, BUT EVERYTHING I DO IS FOR THE BETTERMENT OF MY COUNTRY AND MY COUNTRYMEN “
And we can see how thousands of overseas Pakistanis trust him with their money and donate to Shaukat Khannum Memorial Hospital, proves that people can blindly trust him with their money.
- SERVING THE NATION BY ALL MEANS
He’s a super hero to millions. He has been working for public health and education of the under – privileged. He helps saving the lives of hopeless people. Brings light to the life of people when all they see is darkness. Working selflessly and tirelessly for the cancer patients, that no one can say is a small inconsiderable thing. And after all that, people still call him egocentric and self-seeking.
- HE IS WHO HE IS
If you are a kind of person who has no patience for hypocrisy, Imran Khan is then your ideal naturally. This person doesn’t know seasoned politics, is as focused as anything. He knows his goals and is determined to his work. He has been through the worst but still standing strong and committed. He cannot stand dishonesty and deceitfulness, and has always raised a voice against it.
- INSPIRING YOUTH
While addressing the PTI Youth Convention in Lahore he said “ PTI, Only needs Pakistan’s Youth not Politicians. “
He believes that nothing can bring the change we want in the Country, but the Youth. Khan stressed that a huge youth population will vote in the upcoming general elections. He inspires the young people to be highly educated and be determined. He says “NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE, IF YOU HAVE FAITH IN GOD AND SHEER DETERMINATION “The Pakistani Youth loves Imran Khan that can easily be seen in the PTI sittings and rallies.
Lastly not to forget, one more quality that makes him a true Hero is his Good Looks. Girls are still mad about him and icing on the cake he is again single now, that makes him more desiring. Heartthrob Then Heartthrob Now
ARTICLE BY MUNAZZA ASFAR.