World Desk, Amar Ujala, Islamabad
Published by: Pranjul Srivastava
Sunday, 24 October 2021 08:22 AM IST Updated
Pakistan is on fire these days. Radical organization TLP is protesting in various parts of the country. Three policemen were killed and several others were injured in the protest.
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Imran accepted only two days leave
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved the leave of Home Minister Sheikh Rashid to watch the India-Pakistan T20 World Cup match. Speaking to media before leaving for the UAE, he said that the Prime Minister had approved his two-day leave to watch the match live, but now he had to return without watching the match.
TLP Announces Long March
Several opposition parties in Pakistan are staging protests in various parts of the country. The protest is turning violent. Meanwhile, the TLP announced a long march towards Islamabad on Friday. Since then, the government of Pakistan has had swollen arms and legs. In previous demonstrations, police had to charge batons and even fire tear gas shells.
Why is TLP working?
TLP supporters are demanding the release of their chief Saad Hussain Rizvi. Rizvi was arrested by police on April 12 for inciting violence and has been in police custody ever since. In addition, the government banned TLP. TLP supporters are demanding the release of more Rizvi against the same move.