Zardari expected to meet Tahirul Qadri in Lahore today
KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Celebration (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari is expected to maintain a gathering with Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri today in Lahore, sources instructed Geo Information.
Prime PPP leaders Khursheed Shah and Qamar Zaman Kaira may also attend the assembly.
In accordance to sources, Zardari has contacted the PAT chief and mentioned the Justice Baqir Najafi fee report on the 2014 Mannequin City incident.
The 2 additionally agreed to carry these liable for the incident to justice.
The Punjab authorities, on the behest of the Lahore Excessive Court docket, made the report for the Mannequin City incident public on December 5. The report was drafted by Justice Baqir Najafi and termed the 2014 tragedy in Lahore’s Mannequin City because the “most unlucky incident” in the nation’s historical past.
No less than 14 folks had been killed and 100 others injured in police motion in opposition to PAT employees throughout an ‘anti-encroachment operation’ on June 17, 2014.
Punjab Regulation Minister Rana Sanaullah dismissed the report as faulty throughout a press convention held on Tuesday.
Qadri, nevertheless, in a press convention on Wednesday, termed the provincial authorities claims that the report doesn’t blame any authorities official as false propaganda.
Earlier today, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan, the “political cousin” of PAT, stated that the celebration “will be a part of Tahirul Qadri if he takes to streets to protest”.
He additionally stated that Sanaullah and the Punjab chief minister ought to face a terrorism case and needs to be in jail for the incident.