Crackdown on banned outfit members underway
On the other hand, the high command issued directives for the local leadership to go into hiding, the sources said.
More than a hundred lawmen including Rangers sustained injuries in the violent clashes. The religious group activists were protesting against the arrest of their leader in Lahore on Monday.
More than 10 dozen policemen and eight passersby were injured during the clashes while the police arrested 152 people from Rawalpindi Division.
Cases were registered against the TLP activists in Shahzad Town and Sihala. Shahzad Town police booked the protesters under 7ATA along with PPCs324, 353, 186, 342, 337-H, 506ii, 440, 427,188,148, and 149 and Sihala under PPCs 188, 341, 153, 353, 186, 147,145, 149, 506ii and 436.
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