Police raided the PML-N’s corner meeting on Hyderi Road in Gujranwala in preparation for the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) rally and detained the organizer of the corner meeting and later released him.
Gujranwala police tried to disperse the workers gathered on the road, but due to the resistance of the League workers, the police seized the sound system and arrested Malik Abbas Bashir, the organizer of the corner meeting, but later released him.
Workers staged a protest on Hyderi Road against the raid on the corner meeting. Khurram Dastgir was to address the corner meeting of PML-N. Before Khurram Dastgir arrived, the police arrived.
PML-N leader Khurram Dastgir said that the police action was reprehensible and workers are being harassed. DSP People’s Colony said that PML-N tried to hold a rally on the road which was stopped. It is not allowed to hold a rally without prior permission.