PTI peace march: No permission, says political agent

Political agent says PTI's peace march will not be allowed in Kotkai area due to security threats.

October 05, 2012


The political agent of South Waziristan said that Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s (PTI) ‘Peace March’ to the agency’s Kotkai area will not be allowed due to security threats. The political agent told The Express Tribune that the rally led by Imran Khan’s party was dubbed a peace march and hopefully there will be no resistance from the PTI’s side regarding the decision.

He warned that the security situation was not fit to host such a big rally and the decision to not allow it was taken at his own level without any federal government involvement.

Meanwhile, intelligence sources claimed PTI will not be allowed to be on the Chashma-DI Khan bridge, adding that police officials in the area were under threat and would be unable to provide security.

Published in The Express Tribune, October 5th, 2012.


Khan | 9 years ago | Reply

It is not possible to go to waziristan with 100000 people bcaz koktai is a very small and don,t have the capacity 50000 people nor parking is there and and also such a strong protected area where no one can go without permision.imran bhai don,t try this you will go to waziristan

nay sayer | 9 years ago | Reply

POLICE shud be at threat... the largest corrupt network of Pakistan ,,, they are at threat by al those effectees for last 60 years ... and who provided PTI safety at QUETTA visit .. nt police? but god and the ppl who feel pain of others

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