Pakistan Rangers referred to as in for 60 days after clashes with TLP – New Delhi Information
Addressing a press convention in Islamabad, the minister stated a abstract on this regard has been despatched to the Federal Cabinet for approval. However, he nonetheless requested the group to finish their protest.
The minister’s remarks got here as recent violence erupted between regulation enforcers and TLP supporters close to Sadhoke in Punjab’s Gujranwala district on Wednesday. At least 4 policemen have been killed and dozens injured.
Shortly earlier than the Interior Minister’s press convention, Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry categorically stated that the TLP is not going to be allowed to problem the writ of the state and shall be handled as a “militant” group and never a spiritual celebration, the report stated.
Speaking to the media in Islamabad after Chaudhry’s press convention, Rashid stated that the group had “another agenda”. “So I am authorising Punjab govt to call in Rangers.”
He stated that he had spoken to the banned group at 3.30 a.m. final night time and instructed them to take a look at the state of affairs within the nation. “I told them that the French Ambassador is not even in Pakistan. This shows that they have another agenda.”