Firing incident: PTM members demonstrate in different Pakistani cities
Peshawar: Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM) members on Friday demonstrated by organizing rallies in various cities across Pakistan against the recent firing allegedly by the security forces on their rally in Balochistan province.
The PTM provincial coordinator Noor Bacha was reportedly hurt in the firing.
The PTM staged a protest outside the Peshawar Press Club to express anger at the firing incident in the Zhob district of Balochistan, reports The News International.
Member Provincial Assembly Mir Kalam Wazir, Awami National Party’s Sardar Hussain Babak and PTM leaders addressed the protesters, the newspaper reported.
The speakers alleged the firing incident was an attempt to instigate the activists of the peaceful movement to resort to violence.
The speakers said their party leaders and members would continue to raise their voice against state-sponsored violence and extremism through peaceful means.