The Ministry of Inside on Wednesday launched an in depth report associated to the arrests police constructed from throughout the nation following the three-day protest staged by a non secular get together.
It must be recalled that the countrywide protests had turned violent, resulting in the dying of three folks, together with two police personnel, whereas greater than 100 policemen had been left injured.
As per the report, greater than 2,135 folks have been arrested in connection to the violent protests and instances have been registered underneath the nation’s anti-terrorism legal guidelines for creating chaos, clashing with the police, vandalising private and non-private property, and resorting to violence.
Based on the report, the vast majority of the protesters (1,669) have been arrested from Punjab, 228, from Sindh, 193 from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and 45 from the federal capital of Islamabad.
The protests had lasted three days throughout which roads have been blocked by protesters, resulting in huge site visitors jams. Many hospitals in Lahore, particularly these treating coronavirus sufferers, needed to face troubles because of the scarcity of oxygen. As a consequence of blocked roads, oxygen cylinders couldn’t attain the hospitals in a well timed vogue, inflicting a crucial scenario.
In the meantime, folks in main cities of the nation needed to stay stranded on the roads attributable to site visitors jams which lasted 4 to 5 hours.
Throughout the protests, a policeman was crushed with sticks to his dying, whereas protesters pelted stones at safety personnel, inflicting critical accidents.
In the meantime, the federal government has determined to ban Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) underneath the anti-terrorism regulation.