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Sharif calls Imran Khan coward

Press Trust of India  |  Islamabad 

Pakistan's Sharif today lambasted as a coward for putting the dignity of a family at stake by proposing marriage to a woman he has been visiting for spiritual guidance.

Khan, the of the Opposition, on Sunday had confirmed that he had proposed marriage to the woman named but denied reports that he had secretly wed her.

Sharif said was cowardly hiding after putting the dignity of a family at stake.

"What sort of person he is who hides like a coward while leaving an innocent family to face rumours," he said.

Khan, 66, was married twice earlier.

had first tied the knot with on May 16, 1995 that ended in divorce after nine years on June 22, 2004. His second marriage was with Reham, then a TV anchor, which continued barely 10 months. Although that marriage was publicly announced on January 8, 2015, there were reports that a nikah had also taken place in early November 2014.

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First Published: Tue, January 09 2018. 16:50 IST