Qadri wraps up Islamabad sit-in after 70 days

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) leader Allama Tahirul Qadri ended his protest sit-in that continued in Islamabad for more than two months and announced to stage his next demonstration in Karachi on December 25.

Addressing the participants of his sit-in in Islamabad, he told them to pack their belongings and return to their homes.

He said the next revolutionary sit-in would be staged in Karachi, adding, PAT would spread protests in all the major cities of the country.

Tahirul Qadri-led PAT and Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) had launched their anti-government protests on the same day on August 14. While PTI continues its agitation in the capital city, the PAT announced to wrap up its sit-in today after staging it for a period of 70 days.

Imran Khan today reiterated his resolve that he would not leave the site of his sit-in till he gets justice.