Pakistan

Normalcy returns to twin cities as PTI calls off warm-up rally

Latest Update: October 29, 2016 | 147 Views

ISLAMABAD: Normalcy returned to the twin-cities as Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf cancelled its warm-up rally on Saturday to avoid arrest of its workers.

In Islamabad, the rally was planned to take place from Bhara Kahu to Sector-I8. However, it was cancelled in view of avoiding arrests of party members. The PTI cheif has directed his workers to show their presence at Nov 2 sit-in

PTI chief said that he would wait for the Islamabad High Court’s decision.

Local administration removed containers in Rawalpindi from the road leading to Lal Haveli and Committee Chowk. Meanwhile the Islamabad metro bus service was restored.

PTI workers spent the night out in the cold in Bani Gala. In the morning they did warm-up exercise and began the search for breakfast.

They went ahead and asked their chairman for warm water and shampoo.

They were later served breakfast at Bani Gala.