Pakistani Government Calls in Army to Help Disperse Islamist Protesters

Pakistani Government Calls in Army to Help Disperse Islamist Protesters

Pakistani Government Calls in Army to Help Disperse Islamist Protesters

Pakistan's Geo News quoted police as saying that the suffered a deadly blow to the head in I-8/4 sector as protesters pelted stones at security officials during the operation at Faizabad interchange.

The federal government has issued a notification and directed Pakistan Army to send troops to take control over the capital s security and ensure peace. Reports say scores of protesters and police personnel have been injured in the clashes.

Pakistani police have launched an operation to clear an intersection linking capital Islamabad with the garrison city of Rawalpindi where an Islamist group's supporters have camped out for the last 20 days. The minister, however, is in Islamabad.

There are prison vans, ambulances at the site.

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The first error which was identified in the SRO was the serial number, which ended with 2013, which points towards the year of issue.

Hundreds of supporters of Tehreek-e-Labaik Ya Rasool Ullah being led by firebrand cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi have been blocking Faizabad Inter-Change for almost three weeks. Protesters, some wearing gas masks, fought back in scattered battles across empty highways and surrounding neighbourhoods.

Police have also used water cannons to disperse the protesters after the capital was paralysed due to the sit-in which has been ongoing for nearly three weeks.

Islamabad city magistrate yesterday issued a warning to protesters to disperse by midnight or face consequences.

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In Lahore, protesters gathered in more than 30 locations, said Kiran Nazish, a local journalist.

The government also shut down Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube in Islamabad and Rawalpindi to block coverage of the operation.

The Islamabad High Court's scolding came one day after the Supreme Court also rejected the government's claim that using force on the protesters could result in injuries and deaths which would foment further unrest in the country. Severe traffic jams, closed schools, suffering businesses all were the cons of this protest.

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Earlier, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa telephoned Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and discussed the ongoing situation regarding the crackdown on protesters in Islamabad.

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