Nisar says those arrested are criminal not PAT, PTI’s workers

ISLAMABAD: Federal Inteior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Saturday said those arrested by Islamabad police for PTI and parliament attack were criminals and not workers of PTI and PAT, so they should raise voice for criminals.
Speaking during a press conference in Islamabad, Nisar assured both Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) that people being arrested were as per evidence.
He said that people who have attacked state institutions and were involved in stealing electricity and water are being arrested.
The interior minister also said those involved in attacking the police will be held accountable.
“PTI and PAT are not being targeted; people who are breaking the law are being arrested… We cannot tolerate illegal activities such as this for it is against the law,” said Nisar.
“If an innocent person has been arrested, I assure them that they will be released….Everyone can see the photo and video evidence of people involved in the attack on PTV,” the interior minister said.
Nisar showed photos during the press conference of people he said were PAT and PTI workers while they were attacking and going on a rampage at the PTV building.