Tag Archives: Inqilab March

Govt ready to let PTI march but conditions apply

The PML-N senior leaders told the army chief that while it would allow PTI to enter the capital, it has resolved not to allow the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) led by preacher-politician Dr Tahirul Qadri to take out his ‘Inqilab March’ to Islamabad in wake of provocative speeches made by the firebrand cleric.

Sharif govt walking on thin ice, say analysts

“Prime Minister Sharif is quite capable of shooting himself in the foot by reacting heavy-handedly to the planned protests. The real test is whether Imran Khan is successful in provoking a move from the military for fresh elections or a caretaker government.”

Qadri booked for constable’s murder, police cracks down on PAT workers in Punjab cities

The FIR [First Information Report] against Qadri was registered by the Naseerabad Police in Lahore on the complaint of the deceased constable’s father, who alleged that his son was returning home after dispensing his official duty at Faisal Town when followers of Dr Qadri attacked him with batons, resulting in fatal head injuries and subsequent death at the hospital.

Street fights in Punjab, Lahore becomes battle zone!

Sources told Pakistan Today that the chief minister had issued orders for Qadri’s arrest after his baton-wielding followers clashed with policemen in Model Town in which several policemen and PAT workers were seriously injured, and police had to resort to firing tear-gas shells at the protesters.