PM takes notice of PIC attack

Syed Umarullah HussainiWeb Editor

11th Dec, 2019. 04:12 pm
Ehsaas Kifalat programme

Prime Minister Imran Khan has taken notice of violent lawyers’ attack at the Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) and summoned detailed report from Punjab Chief Secretary (CS) Azam Suleiman Khan and Inspector General Police (IGP) Shoaib Dastagir.

It is pertinent here to mention that a violent clash that erupted between hundreds of lawyers and doctors today left at least four people injured when the charged lawyers stormed into the PIC and broke windows of the emergency ward and several vehicles parked nearby.

Provincial Information and Culture Minister Fayyaz-ul-Hassan Chohan had also been beaten by lawyers when he tried to control the situation.

Meanwhile, rangers reached at the area to prevent the situation from deteriorating further.

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