Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) will be going ahead with a public gathering in Multan today despite the PTI-led government’s efforts to stop the Opposition coalition.
According to the details, mobile and internet services are suspended in Multan prior to PDM Jalsa. Containers are flocking on all roads going to Ghanta ghar and Stadium.
Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari in his statement on Sunday said that an anti-government rally will be held in Multan on November 30, ‘No Matter What.” The youngest child of former president Asif Ali Zardari and former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, Aseefa Bhutto Zardari will attend PDM) Jalsa.
On the previous day, the PDM leadership held a consultative meeting at a JUI-F seminary to review the situation after the Punjab government launched a crackdown against the PDM workers who had entered Multan’s Qila Qasim Bagh stadium by breaking down the gates and removing containers.
PDM Workers Arrested
Around 40 opposition workers including ex-PM Yousaf Raza Gilani’s son, Ali Qasim Gilani, were arrested in the late-night operation by the police to take back the control of the stadium.
“Enough is enough,” says Fazl
“PDM will hold the rally tomorrow at the same venue at all cost and all the leaders would reach the venue despite government threats of legal action,” The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) chief and Jameeat e Ulema Islam (F) Supremo, Maulana Fazlur Rahman said. “This is state terrorism,” Fazl said that the Opposition alliance has formulated the strategy to counter government action.