Pakistan Top Minister Imran Khan broke the diplomatic protocol on the opening rite of the SCO Summit right here when he sat down at the same time as all different leaders, together with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi, have been status, an embarrassing gaffe for which he was once trolled on-line.
In a video shared at the respectable Twitter take care of of his birthday celebration Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, high minister Khan is noticed sitting whilst the remainder of the arena leaders and dignitaries on the match within the Kyrgyz capital stood when head of states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation arrived for the hole rite.
He stood in brief when his title was once introduced after which seated himself once more earlier than the opposite leaders, in a breach of protocol.
The cricketer-turned-politician, who has now not attended many world summits, was once trolled on-line via the netizens for the seating gaffe after the video went viral.
“Imran Khan once more brought about nationwide embarrassment at Bishkek, ShanghaiCooperation Organisation. When everybody was once status. He sat, stood when the presenter took his title however sat once more. Conceited, unwell mannered, or an fool?” one Twitter person wrote.
“Should learn about the decorum of diplomatic visits to make some mark in long term Mr Imran Khan,” wrote any other.
“He got here, he sat, he were given up, he sat once more. Haters gonna say PM Imran Khan has no manners, I’d say he’s nonetheless good-looking,” any other tweet mentioned.
He got here, he sat, he were given up, he sat once more. Haters gonna say PM Imran Khan has no manners, I would say he is nonetheless good-looking. pic.twitter.com/V2qgTzTxoi
— Naila Inayat नायला इनायत (@nailainayat) June 13, 2019
The video went viral and the Pakistani high minister was once criticised for his “high-handed” perspective.
Earier, Khan broke the diplomatic protocol on the 14th Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Summit held in Saudi Arabia previous this month.
On the sidelines of the OIC Summit, Khan walked away after chatting with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz’s translator with out looking forward to him to translate the message.