LAHORE: The video of a police officer fleeing protesters as they punched him and beat him with sticks, has gone viral on social media.
Within the video, the police officer will be seen leaping the fence surrounding the Metro Bus station situated at Ghazi Chowk, as employees of a spiritual occasion punch him.
A few of the males will be seen hitting the police officer with sticks repeatedly earlier than he manages to flee from their wrath and runs into the Lahore Normal Hospital.
There, he sought refuge from the attackers, who adopted him to the gate and proceed to beat on it with sticks and pelt stones at it.
As per studies, protesters additionally pelted stones on the autos passing on the street.
Three individuals have been killed within the protests to date, which have been held in varied cities throughout Pakistan. Amongst them, two law enforcement officials had been martyred whereas 100 extra had been injured in clashes between legislation enforcement personnel and protesters.
Protesters tore the uniforms of a number of legislation enforcers and at the very least 97 individuals sustained accidents within the violence.
The Lahore CCPO had earlier mentioned the injured personnel included DSPs and SHOs. A police cellular was additionally set on hearth, he had mentioned.
Instances of protest and vandalism have been registered in Faisalabad and Gujranwala and as 92 suspects have been arrested.