LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tahreek (PAT) Chief Dr. Tahirul Qadri has announced to lead sit-in protest on Mall Road on June 17 against government at the occasion of second anniversary of Model Town martyrs.
While addressing a press conference here at today via video link from Canada, Tahir ul Qadri said that PAT is going to stage sit-in protest to express their solidarity with the martyrs of Model Town incident .
Criticizing Punjab government lackluster behavior over the investigation of Model Town incident , he added that Model Town martyrs souls awaiting for justice. He also urged Army Chief General Raheel to look into the matter and play his role to provide justice martyrs.
Political parties, civil society and human rights organizations would also participate in the sit-in protest of PAT.
Talking about Parliamentary committee that was formed for TORs, Qadri termed it a joke with nation adding that government is trying to safe Sharif family from accountablilty before nation.
He termed PM Nawaz early recovery as miracle after open heart surgery. PAT Chief announced that he will arrive in Lahore on June 15 via private flight.
However news are also surfacing whereby Dr. Tahir ul Qadri may prolong his sit in against Governemnt and ultimately may join the Imran Khan protest after the Eid against Governemnt over the issue of Panam Leaks.