KARACHI: Hundreds of activists of Pakistan Tehreek-Insaf including youngsters, students and families started sit in on Teen Talwar Karachi and Lalak Jan Chowk Lahore against vote rigging in Pakistan’s biggest cities Karachi and Lahore.
The protesters began their sit in at 5:30 on Teen Talwar road in the Defence area of Karachi demanding the authorities to take action against rigging activities happened in Karachi.
The road is completely blocked by the huge crowd of PTI activists, protesters allege that polling event was manipulated on several polling stations by a political party.
The protestors also demanding the Election Commission Pakistan to conduct re-election in Karachi.
A PTI’s activist told TNT correspondent that the protest will be resumed till the higher authorities to consider their rights and soon the party leaders will also reach to deliver speeches.
He said that the anger and frustration is created in the citizens Karachi by the apparent inability or unwillingness of the authorities to hold a fair election in Karachi.
Moreover, a large number of workers of Jamaat-e-Islami workers also joined the sit in started by the PTI.