7:55pm : PAT Chairman negotiators
Tahir ul qadri has announced a negotiating committee comprising Ghulam Mustafa Khar, Khurram Nawaz Gandapur and Sardar Asif Ahmed Ali.
This committee will soon talk to the government delegation to find a solution to the political deadlock,Aaj News Reported.
7:02pm: Delegation will visit us Again in an hour
PAT representative Khurram Nawaz Gandapur spoke to media after meeting with Saad Rafique, Haider Abbas Rizvi and Abdul Qadir Baloch.
“Our leader had said that the negotiations should reach a conclusion which is in the best interests of the people,” PAT Representer said.
“The delegation will visit us again in an hour-and-a-half in the presence of the Sunni Ittehad Council representatives. I would like to thank again Haider Abbas Rizvi and Ejaz ul Haq for highlighting our concerns.”
“We have yet to put forward our demands and they would be presented once the government delegation visits us again. I am hope of a positive result to arise out of our efforts.”
Khawaja Saad Rafique said,
“We have no ill-intentions and I believe these people have no ill intentions either.”
6:50pm: Stop shouting slogans against the government and give respect to the delegation,PAT chairman.
ISLAMABAD:A government delegation comprising Khawaja Saad Rafique, Ijazul Haq, Haider Abbas Rizvi and Abdul Qadir Baloch has reached at the PAT sit-in to negotiate with Dr Tahirul Qadri.
PAT chairman asked his supporters to stop shouting slogans against the government and give respect to the delegation,Aaj News Reported.
4:56 PM: Qadri’s live address
Tahir ul Qadri said that he has never refused the path of talks. While addressing the media he said that he regards the parliament as a sacred institution but he does not agree with those who are indulged in state terrorism keeping the cover of democracy on their faces. He recalled the incident of Model Town and refuted the accusation that he and his party were involved in the movement to derail democracy in Pakistan.
4:26: ‘Qadri addressing after meeting negotiation committee
ISLAMABAD: Dr Tahirul Qadri is currently addressing the media and the participants on the Inquialb March, whereas Chairman of Jamat-e-Islami (JI) is en route to Islamabad from Peshawar to help resolve the political turmoil.
4:10PM: Ijazul Haq and Haider Abbas Rizvi arrived to meet PAT leaders
Ijazul Haq and MQM leader Haider Abbas Rizvi have arrived to meet PAT leaders. Muttahida Qaumi Movement(MQM) member Haider Abbas Rizvi said that MQM desires to bridge the gap between the government and the protesting parties, PAT and PTI. Haider further stated that he came here on the wish of MQM Chief Altaf Hussain, as he wants the issue to reach some peaceful resolution.
3:12 PM: Action will be taken if the protestors try to break rules: sources
The recent sources revealed that if the protestors tried to break the rules and entered inside the Prime Minister’s House or the Parliament House and did not cooperated with the police and Rangers officials, strict action will be taken against them.
3:00 PM: ‘PM can’t be removed through unconstitutional means’, says Asif
ISLAMABAD: Defence Minister, Khuwaja Muhammad Asif recently claimed in his statement that PM Nawaz cannot be removed through any unconstitutional means, Aaj News reported.
According to the recent claims of Khauwaja Muhammad Asif, all parties in the National Assembly are prioritizing Nawaz Sharif and he cannot be removed from his designation through any illegal and unconstitutional means.
He further claimed that the Ministers and the Government has tolerated this March for the sake and lives of women and children who are being put forward on every step of the march.
He assured the parties who are against them that the Government is ready to accept any legal or constitutional solution.
2:41 PM: Rangers and Police officials on positions around Prime Minister’s House
After the threatening announcement of Tahirul Qadri to the participants on Inquilab March to walk towards the Prime Minister’s House, the police and Rangers officials have taken their position around the area, Aaj News reported
The sources revealed that the police and Ranger are yet not given any orders for lathi charge or any other such related orders, but they have been ordered of not letting them enter into Prime Minister’s House.
PAT workers moving towards Prime Minister’s House
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Awami Tehreek chairman, Dr. Tahirul Qadri has ordered the workers and participants of the Inquilab March to move forward toward Prime Minister’s house, Aaj News reported.
According to the recent sources, the recent orders of Qadri has alerted the police and Rangers authorities, in regard to which they have blocked all the routes leading towards Prime Minister’s House.