Man with fake police ID detained near PPP rally

KARACHI: A suspicious man was detained by police near the Quaid’s mausoleum here on Saturday. According to sources, the man was carrying a fake police ID card.

The Pakistan People’s Party rally will be held near the Quiad’s mausoleum at Bagh-e-Jinnah.

The PPP rally is expected to begin at 3 PM and party workers from across the country have started arriving at the venue. Strict security measures are in place in the city and 22,000 policemen have been deployed while additional contingents of Rangers have also been called. Security checkpoints have also been setup on routes leading to the venue.