JUI-F Azadi March has become 'hostage march': Dr Firdous.


ISLAMABAD -- Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan Wednesday said the so-called Azadi march of Jamait Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) has become a 'hostage march' as its participants were being treated like hostages who were left at the mercy of the freezing weather whereas the leaders were enjoying cozy bedrooms.

Talking to media persons here, she said Prime Minister Imran Khan had the feeling for the poor workers of the sit-in and as he directed the Capital Development Authority (CDA) chairman to take steps for the facilitation of the protesters, who were being used for personal political gains by the JUI-F leadership.

She said last night Maulana Fazl ur Rehman claimed that the government had given the indication that it was ready to accept all their demands except the resignation of the prime minister, was totally incorrect and misleading.

She said not a single demand of the Rehbar Committee was worthy enough to give serious consideration as in every meeting they put forwards new demands completely...

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