LAHORE: A forensic report on the Model Town clashes stated that five students of Minhajul Quran fired at police during the violent confrontation, Express News reported on Wednesday.
The report issued by a joint investigation team stated that the students fired 12 rounds from a Kalashnikov while 34 bullets were also fired from 3 pistols.
On June 17, at least 14 PAT workers were killed and dozens of others injured in violent clashes between party activists and policemen in Lahore. According to hospital sources, 17 police personnel were among the injured.
The confrontation had started when a 15-member police team tried to remove barriers in front of PAT chief Dr Tahirul Qadri’s house and the Minhaj International Secretariat.