Several arrested as police raid houses of PTI leaders

Several arrested as police raid houses of PTI leaders

The development comes a day after ex-prime minister and PTI’s chairman Imran Khan announced party’s much-anticipated “Azadi March” date which is scheduled to begin on May 25.On Sunday during the presser,Khan demanded a date for a fresh election as well as the dissolution of assemblies.He also sent a message to the country’s military and asked it to adhere to its promise of “neutrality.In the wee hours of Tuesday, police launched crackdown against PTI workers and leaders. Party sources have said that around 73 workers have been arrested so far.Multiple PTI workers and leaders were arrested late Monday night as Punjab Police raided the houses of several party leaders, while a police constable was also shot dead during a “crackdown” in Lahore.During a raid on one of the PTI leader’s house in Lahore’s Model Town, police constable Kamal Ahmed was shot in the chest and was taken to a nearby hospital, where he succumbed to his wounds.

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