Indubitably, Prime Minister Imran Khan’s speech at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) was groundbreaking in all aspects. Not only did the PM started trending nationwide, but it was also the topmost trending topic in several countries globally. He made sure his the spotlight remained on Kashmir, and urged the UN to take strict action if a bloodbath is not on their agenda.
His words created a stir in the general public and celebrities alike, as many took to Twitter to express their appreciation for the leader. Actors like Humayun Saeed, Mahira Khan, Mehwish Hayat, Hamza Ali Abbasi and many more lauded his brave standpoints and expressed how proud they felt to have a leader like him.
Prime Minister Imran Khan packs a powerful punch with his eloquent speech and tremendous passion. As a truly dynamic leader, he gets the message across loud and clear. So proud of him! #UNGA2019 pic.twitter.com/n9jlZ6LbzK
— Humayun Saeed (@iamhumayunsaeed) September 27, 2019
Finally got to watch the speech… @ImranKhanPTI you make us proud!!♥️🇵🇰
— Mahira Khan (@TheMahiraKhan) September 27, 2019
Our PM’s address to the UNGA was awe inspiring. So glad that we have a leader who so eloquently put our case to the world. The UN has to take heed & end the oppression in Kashmir. Remember the Pakistani nation are like cornered tigers don’t provoke us! 🇵🇰#ImranKhanVoiceOfKashmir
— Mehwish Hayat TI (@MehwishHayat) September 27, 2019
Thankful to Allah for blessing us with PM Imran Khan who today proved that he is not just a leader of Pakistan & Kashmir but a Leader for all Muslims & one of the biggest voices of Humanity & Islam. May Allah protect him. #UNGA2019#IKFinalTalkForKashmir #ImranKhanVoiceOfKashmir
— Hamza Ali Abbasi (@iamhamzaabbasi) September 27, 2019
This is the stuff leader's are made of. A heartfelt, sensitive, well backed and impassioned plea for #HumanRights and awareness by our PM @ImranKhanPTI to the United Nations General Assembly.@PTIofficial.
— Sanam Saeed (@sanammodysaeed) September 27, 2019
Actress Mansha Pasha also wrote an entire thread highlighting the importance of the speech and how he nailed all those points.
Great speech at #unga by the PM! Honestly even tho a lot of what was said is considered an honest truth by most Muslims, it was so liberating to hear it said out loud on a global forum. And that too, so articulately mashAllah. I hope and pray the world pays attention for many
— manshapasha (@manshapasha) September 27, 2019
Farhan Saeed expressed how proud he felt to have voted for him.
I feel proud to have voted for you, I feel proud to have you as my leader, I feel proud to have you as Pakistans Prime Minister, I feel proud to have you @ImranKhanPTI , I feel proud to be a Pakistani. What a vision, what a speech !#ImranKhanVoiceOfKashmir
— Farhan Saeed (@farhan_saeed) September 27, 2019
While Armeena Khan made sure the trolls knew their place.
— Armeena Khan (@ArmeenaRK) September 27, 2019
Faysal Qureshi, Haroon Shahid, and Wahab Riaz also felt completely moved by the speech.
No one has ever represented not only Pakistan but 1.3billion Muslims the way PM @ImranKhanPTI did today during his speech at #UNGA2019 A true leader spoke 2day who has the right to represent Muslim world.May Allah protect him and make him achieve what he is willing for Humanity
— Faysal Quraishi (@faysalquraishi) September 27, 2019
— Haroon Shahid (@HaroonsMusic) September 27, 2019
“Will the world community appease a market of 1.2bn or stand for justice and humanity?”
I’m a proud Pakistani today, whose leader raised such concerns so fearlessly on a global platform. #PakistanZindabad 🇵🇰
— Wahab Riaz (@WahabViki) September 27, 2019
Safe to say, the PM has set the standards pretty high for others to come.