Islamabad: The term 'chaiwala' has gained popularity in Pakistan. According to media reports, a Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf MNA-elect, who was widely reported to be a tea seller during the election campaign, has turned out to be a millionaire.
Media reports suggested Gul Zafar Khan, who won from NA-41 (Bajaur) in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, owns assets worth over Rs 30 million.
The details were apparently revealed in the documents submitted by him to the Election Commission of Pakistan.
The MNA-elect owns a garment business, it added.
Zafar owns immovable properties worth Rs 10 million as well as two houses and agricultural land worth Rs 12 million, according to documents.
The pictures of Zafar serving tea at a hotel in Rawalpindi before he was given ticket by Imran Khan's party came up just before the polls
According to him, his main focus would be to impart education to all and improve basic institutions.