PAT workers hold 19 cops hostage in Punjab

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Awami Tehreek workers held 19 policemen hostage during clashes with the law enforcers in Rawalpindi region and Toba Take Singh.

According to police, the PAT workers pelted them with stones, injuring at least 16 officials.

A spokesman for the department said some of the policemen were recovered while others were still missing.