Clashes erupt in Multan between PTI, PML-N workers


MULTAN, July 28 (TNS): As soon as Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was disqualified by Supreme Court (SC) in the historic Panama case verdict on Friday, clashes occurred between workers of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).

One such brawl took place in Multan, where PTI workers were celebrating their triumph at Kutchery Chowk. They performed ceremonial dance on the beat of Dhol as PML-N leaders were chanting slogans against the decision.

Both these groups ended up coming face to face and a clash erupted from nowhere which injured at least three people. A high contingency of police was called at the sight with took control of the law and order situation.

The injured persons were admitted to the nearby hospital. Police have announced to take legal action against the supporters of both parties who were involved in the confrontation.

It should be noted that such incidents also took place in the big cities like Lahore and Islamabad. Certain workers of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) had also landed into a fight with the ruling party members