LAHORE – The government has started arresting the workers of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf after which the party has changed its policy and has advised the workers to reach the destination in small groups.
The ‘Azadi March’ of the Tehreek-e-Insaf is all set to start off from Lahore towards Islamabad on August 14. The party workers were fully charged while preparing for the march. PTI spokesperson Shireen Mazari stated the arrests have heightened the enthusiasm of the workers.
PTI leader Asad Umer said that the march would witness unprecedented energy, never seen before. Imran Khan’s residence at Zaman Park has become the centre of political excitement. Workers gathered in a great number and waved the national and PTI flags at their camps.
PTI workers kept singing and dancing on national songs. Women workers have also been actively reaching Zaman Park in large numbers. It also rained in Lahore that disturbed the camp arrangements but crowd remained charged. Large contingent of police has also been deployed to ensure security and peace.