PDM protest plan ahead of long march

By: News Desk
Published: 01:03 AM, 12 Dec, 2020
PDM protest plan ahead of long march
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The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) will hold protests in all provincial headquarters in connection with its long march towards Islamabad, it is learnt reliably.

Under the plan, the PDM activists will stage protests in Quetta on 21st of December, Mardan 23rd, Bahawalpur 26th, Sargodha 28th, Karachi January 4, Bannu  6th  and Gujranwala 9th

In September, opposition parties formally formed an alliance with the name of Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) to launch a three-phased campaign to topple the government of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan. 

The alliance planned countrywide public meetings protest demonstrations and rallies in December and a long march to Islamabad in January 2021.

The plan would be executed after December 13 rally at Minar-e-Pakistan in Lahore. The opposition alliance decided to move forward with the Lahore rally though the government raised concerns about the risk of Covid-19 and warning of legal action.