In a video message, Imran Khan announced that their exclusively ask of change into as soon as new, free and dazzling elections and they wouldn’t rest till a date for the identical change into as soon as decided. (Reuters File)
The ex-high minister is in Peshawar dazzling now from where he will whisk away around noon with a procession of salvage collectively workers
The Azadi March of Pakistan’s outmoded high minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan will attain D-Chowk in Islamabad on Wednesday, with the government pulling out all stops to close the rally.
In a video message, Khan announced that their exclusively ask of change into as soon as new, free and dazzling elections and they wouldn’t rest till a date for the identical change into as soon as decided. Asking his salvage collectively’s leaders and workers to now no longer be “unnerved of jails”, Khan mentioned “our march is now no longer a political motion but a jihad”.
The ex-high minister is in Peshawar dazzling now from where he will whisk away around noon with a procession of salvage collectively workers, addressing workers on roadsides too. The PTI rallies will attain Islamabad from Peshawar, Lahore and all all around the nation.
In a present to thwart the motion, the government has sealed all foremost roads to and from Islamabad and deployed paramilitary troops in Islamabad’s Purple Zone and Rangers in Punjab. Heavy police force has additionally been deployed at KP-Punjab border areas.
Attock is a bordering district with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa where Khan has the enhance of his provincial government.
Meanwhile, on the 2nd consecutive evening of its crackdown, Punjab Police arrested senior PTI politician and ex-Punjab Provincial minister Mian Mehmood-ur-Rasheed from Johar Town, Lahore, alongside with several other PTI workers.
On Monday evening, Punjab Police raided the homes of several PTI leaders, including outmoded vitality minister Hammad Azhar, Usman Dar, and Babar Awan. At some stage in a raid in Lahore, a police officer change into as soon as shot and killed.
The federal government has decided now to no longer enable PTI to contend with the lengthy march in the direction of Islamabad, announced Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah. The resolution has been taken to close them from spreading their agenda of manipulation and division, he added, referring to constable Kamal Ahmad, who change into as soon as gunned down throughout a police raid at a PTI leader’s home in Lahore’s Mannequin Town.
The minister claimed that the PTI management has disappeared from their residences and gathered in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, alleging that it’s planning to exhaust the province’s sources and personnel to “attain and attack the federation”.
Meanwhile, the Supreme Courtroom has fixed a hearing for the Islamabad Excessive Courtroom Bar Affiliation’s (IHCBA) petition in opposition to the government’s resolution to dam roads and raid homes of PTI individuals sooner than the salvage collectively’s ‘Azadi March’. The Islamabad Excessive Courtroom on Tuesday ordered police to now no longer harass the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leaders and salvage collectively activists within the wake of the lengthy march.
In a fillip to Imran Khan, Ex-Servicemen Society’s senior leader Retired Frequent Ali Kuli Khan has announced his and his community’s enhance for the PTI chief’s Also can just 25 march.