Captain Safdar, Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law and Maryam Nawaz’s spouse, was arrested early on Monday by Sindh Police for, among other charges, allegedly violating the sanctity of the Quaid-e-Azam’s Mazar
PPP chairman Bilawal said: “We want [Pakistan to have] true democracy. Give us true democracy. The democracy that comes with the will of the people.”
“Remember this: The people will no longer remain silent. The walls of their homes will shake with the chants of the people.”
PML-N vice president Maryam Nawaz said on Sunday she was overwhelmed by the love and warm welcome she received upon her arrival in Karachi.
According to a news report published by The News on Monday, dozens of camps were set up on Shahra-e-Faisal to welcome Maryam Nawaz who arrived in the city to address a PDM rally. As a goodwill gesture, the PML-N vice president was welcomed by the PPP by displaying large panaflex banners with her picture as well as her father’s along the route of her rally.
PML-N vice-president Maryam Nawaz on Sunday took a jibe at Prime Minister Imran Khan, saying in the “fight between elders, there is no room for children”.
Maryam was addressing the Pakistan Democratic Movement’s (PDM) second major anti-government rally at Karachi’s Bagh-e-Jinnah.
Maryam was responding to PM Imran Khan’s speech, where he had said: “I will not talk about the two children who made speeches;
Talking further about PM Imran Khan’s Saturday speech, she said that the premier is “troubled” after one jalsa.
Pakistan, tens of thousands of opposition supporters rallied yesterday in Karachi as part of a campaign to oust Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Opposition leaders Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Maryam Nawaz, Maulana Fazlur Rehman, Mehmood Khan Achakzai and Mohsin Dawar today arrived at Karachi’s Bagh-e-Jinnah for the second power show of the joint opposition front Pakistan Democratic Movement, PDM against Prime Minister Imran Khan-led government.
Thousands of people assembled for the anti-government rally. People were seen waving opposition parties flag and raising slogans. This is the second power show of the 11-party opposition alliance PDM. The first was held in Gujranwala in Lahore.
“The world knows that you have taken over [National Accountability Bureau], Federal Investigation Agency, Federal Board of Revenue, Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan,” Maryam says to PM Imran Khan as she addressed the Karachi jalsa.
“Come and tell the people: why did you steal the people’s employment? Tell the people, why did you rob the people of [affordable] medicine?”