ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid has said that the PDM is being allowed to enter the red zone for the first time.
According to the details, a high-level meeting was held today under the chairmanship of Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid in which the protest of PDM was reviewed yesterday. The meeting was attended by people from IG Islamabad and other institutions, Punjab Police representatives also participated through video link.
Talking to the media after the meeting, the Home Minister said that PDM is being allowed to enter the red zone, it has been decided to give them freehand, no container or obstruction will be seen but security arrangements will be met.
He said that there is a Supreme Court and FBR here, there is also a Prime Minister’s House here, we will protect ourselves, security measures will be taken by the government, 15 in Islamabad and Rawalpindi. There has been a high alert since December. Respect for the Supreme Court and the Prime Minister’s House should be kept at the forefront.
Sheikh Rashid said, “I am not afraid. You come with enthusiasm. I want every party worker and leader to be safe. However, if the children of madrassas are brought, the law will come into force. If the children of madrassas are used for politics, the law will prevail.”