Pakistan-wide Sit-In by Lawyers on August 28

The lawyers will stage a countrywide sit-in on August 28 to protest the continuing delay in re-instating the sacked judges in accordance with the Murree Declaration, Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) President Aitzaz Ahsan said on Monday.

Meanwhile, the Lahore High Court Bar Association has announced the following two events for September 4:
– A two-hour sit-in on the Mall in front of the Punjab Assembly building in Lahore
– A protest rally outside the Parliament House in Islamabad.

The sit-ins will be staged from 12pm to 2pm across the country; and, will be peaceful and non-violent.
From: Umer Chaudhry At: CMKP Digest Number 1587

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