Islamabad: the anti-government coalition Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) held a protest in front of the Pakistan Election Commission (ECP) office in Islamabad on Tuesday.
PDM chairman and Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman declared a protest in front of ECP on Monday to protest the delay in the PTI foreign funding case.
Fazlur Rehman said that an opposition delegation will present a memorial draft prepared by Zafarullah Khan to the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) ECP.
Earlier, addressing a press conference with Maryam Nawaz after a PDM steering committee meeting in Islamabad, Maulana Fazlur Rehman has termed the foreign funding case as the ‘biggest scandal in the history of the country’ and said that Imran Khan had created political instability by taking “Mother of NROs”.
He said that the meeting discussed the strategy of PDM’s protest before the Election Commission. “On Tuesday, the PDM leadership will stage a massive protest in front of the Election Commission of Pakistan”, he added.
Maulana Fazlur Rehman alleged that Imran Khan was the main accused in the foreign funding case in which private business was done through a secret account. He said that PDM will protest in front of the ECP office and demand an early verdict as the delay is raising suspicions.
Informing the decision of the PDM steering committee, he said that on January 21, 1 million marchers would reject Israel, and then a rally in support of Kashmiris at Liaquat Bagh in Rawalpindi on February 5. He said: “There will be a full-scale protest against those who sold Kashmir.”
He further stated that the historic rallies will be held in Hyderabad on February 9, Sialkot on February 13, Pihin on February 16, and Sargodha on February 23. , Held in Kuzdal on February 27, and then decided to head to Islamabad. Fazlur Rehman said that the final date of the Long March will be announced at the PDM rally.