PIC riot: Strike against lawyers' arrest.


SIALKOT -- Local lawyers boycotted the courts as a protest against the arrest of their Lahore-based colleagues after the Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) Lahore tragedy. Sialkot District Bar Association (DBA) President Muhammad Raza said that the Sialkot DBA also unanimously passed a condemnation resolution, demanding early withdrawal of the cases registered against the local lawyers and release of all the arrested male and female lawyers from police custody, in this regard. Sialkot Deputy Commissioner Dr Nasir Mehmood Bashir listened to public complaints related to the local housing societies, cooperative societies and Qabza Mafia during an...

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