Pakistani Breaking News - Divorce between PTI Chariman Imran Khan and Reham Khan

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Imran Khan and Reham part ways after 10 months of marriage

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman Imran Khan and Reham Khan have parted ways after ten months of their marriage, ARY News reported.

According to PTI spokesperson, the couple divorced with mutual consent. PTI’s senior leader Naeemul Haq has issued a terse media statement confirming the news of couple’s divorce.

It is learnt that the couple had been braving some issues for some time, which led to their divorce. Sources in the PTI claimed that Imran wasn’t happy with Reham for her interference in party politics.

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He appealed the media to understand the sensitivity of the issue and not spread any rumours.

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On September 22, senior journalist Arif Nizami had claimed in a TV talk show that Imran Khan was regretting his decision to marry Reham and their marriage was “at the verge of collapse” and their relation had reached the ‘point of no return’.

Imran Khan appeals for respecting privacy

The PTI chairman requested everyone in a series of tweets to allow him privacy, since this was a painful and sad time for him.

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan and his wife, Reham Khan, have agreed to divorce after nearly few months of marriage, Dunya News reported.

The couple divorced with mutual consent after ten months of marriage, PTI spokesperson Naeemul Haq confirmed.

Talking to Dunya News, Naeem-ul Haq said the decision to divorce was very sensitive and serious issue.

When asked that why the news was revealed a day before the local government elections in Punjab and Sindh, the party spokesperson responded that Imran Khan has requested the media to avoid speculations on the issue.

To a question, he said they have divorced on a personal matter.

"She (Reham) wanted to get involved with politics and that is not what Khan wanted at all. She just did not want to sit at home," a private TV channel reported.

Soon after their marriage, some PTI leaders and supporters had expressed concern over her participation in party politics after which Imran Khan announced she would not contest polls or attend any party gatherings.

Soon after the news broke, Imran Khan stated that this is a painful time for him and Reham. He requested everyone to respect their privacy.