ISLAMABAD: Leaves of Islamabad police cancelled as PTI’s Azadi March draws neigh.
As the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s AZADI March draws close, leaves of Islamabad police personnel have been cancelled. A notification was issued by Inspector General of the Islamabad Police Aftab Ahmed Cheema today stating all personnel of the force are to report to duty. This notification is deemed effective from today August 8 till August 14, whereas reason for its issuance was not mentioned.
Apart from this Article 245 is also currently in effect in the city where the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf has announced to hold a million march to protest against alleged rigging in the 2013 general elections. Pakistan Muslim League N won in 2013 general elections while the PTI now currently demands for a mid-term election in the country and resignation from the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.