KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) worker are ready to shut down Karachi on Friday and PTI unvield its plan for protest, PakistanTribe reported.
Senior leader of PTI through a social networking site told thyat Karachi shut down will starts from 6 am on Friday.
According to PTI spokesperson Shireen Mazari, the party will stage sit-ins on at least 24 locations of the metropolis, which include Hasan Square, Nursery, Numaish roundabout, Star Gate, Steel Tow, National Highway, Sohrab Goth, Native Jetty, Sher Shah, Kalapul, Mauripur, Five Star roundabout, Habib Bank roundabout, Bilal roundabout, Sultanabad, Hub River Road, M.P.R. Colony and Dawood roundabout.
The spokesperson said PTI workers would stage sit-ins at the designated spots and blockthe roads.
The PTI is implementing its ‘Plan C’, which revolves around shutting down major cities before a countrywide lockdown on December 18, to press the government to form judicial commission for probing alleged rigging into general elections of 2013.
On the other hand traffic police finalized the strategy on Thursday after Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) identified 12 venues for protest and sit-ins in Karachi.
The areas of identified for protest include Shara-e-Faisal, Teen Talwar monument Clifton, Hassan Square, Numaish Chowrangi, Maripur, Super Highway and National Highway among others.
Traffic police has prepared an alternative route plan to control traffic in addition to deploying 500 officers whereas security has been beefed up at routes leading to Shara-e-Faisal, Darg Road, Nazimabad and airport.
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