Pakistan former Prime Minister Imran Khan shot in lower leg at a public rally, incident was an attempt to murder

Asad Umar a leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) said a gunman opened fire to Imran Khan and pellets lodged in Khan's lower leg

Suspected gunman was detained with a 9mm pistol and two empty magazines who opened fire on the container-mounted-truck carrying Khan during his protest march

Fawad Chaudhry, a senior leader of PTI said one person was killed in the incident, Khan and six others were injured and still being treated, Khan was undergoing surgery

Khan was on his seventh day of protesting march in "Pakistan's Punjab province" calling for elections to be brought forward from August 2023

After the incident protests broke out across Pakistan in support of Imran Khan including the capital city Islamabad

Protesters gathered in large numbers and blocking roads for few hours with holding party flags and chanting slogans against Govt and Army

Chief Minister of Punjab Pervaiz Elahi said I have ordered the police investigation and said we want to know who is behind the incident, who trained the accused and how much money offered to him