Imran Khan’s arrest sparks nationwide protest


The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) employees on Tuesday began countrywide protest in opposition to the arrest of get together chief Imran Khan from the premises of Islamabad Excessive Courtroom.

Celebration Senior Vice President Fawad Chaudhry urged employees in a tweet to “come out of residence” in opposition to the arrest of Imran Khan.

He likened the arrest of Imran Khan to “arresting the judiciary” and wrote that Islamabad Excessive Courtroom has been attacked.

In the meantime, former minister Dr Yasmin Rashid, in her message, requested the get together employees to achieve Liberty Market in Lahore.

Police have closed The Mall and Canal Highway to visitors resulting in Zaman Park the place PTI employees have set tyres and different materials on fireplace.

Our Correspondent in Islamabad reported that PTI employees have gathered at Srinagar Freeway and blocked the highway. They raised slogans in opposition to the federal government and in favour of Imran Khan.

It’s reported that police have round 20 PTI employees for protesting on Srinagar Freeway in violation of Part 144.

The Kashmir Freeway has additionally been blocked by the PTI employees. Additionally they reportedly pelted stones at police.

Police have been placed on excessive alert in Peshawar the place an emergency assembly was held with SSP Operations within the chair.

PTI employees reached Hashtnagri Chowk in Peshawar and blocked the highway. The employees additionally blocked the GT Highway.

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