KARACHI: Sindh police on Monday booked two Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) lawmakers and a number of other social gathering leaders for staging a protest exterior the residence of a dissident PTI MP, Ramesh Kumar Vankwani.
The lawmakers booked within the FIR — lodged at Boat Basin police station in Clifton beneath prices of threatening a legislator — embody Shah Nawaz Jadoon and Saeed Ahmad Afridi.
Meanwhile, a gaggle of PTI activists staged a protest exterior the Clifton police station over the arrest of social gathering chief Murad Sheikh and members of his household.
“Murad Sheikh’s residence was raided without a search warrant and his family was also arrested,” Bilal Ahmed Ghaffar, one other PTI MPA from Sindh, stated and added the social gathering staff who staged a protest exterior the residence of Vankwani, have been sitting at a distance.
Speaking over the registration of circumstances towards social gathering leaders, Minister for Ports and Shipping Ali Haider Zaidi, additionally president of PTI Sindh chapter, stated the Sindh authorities is arresting PTI staff in Karachi they usually have additionally nominated MPAs within the case.
“They had protested peacefully outside the house of an MP who has defected [to the opposition],” he stated.