Lahore: According to private TV channels Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Leader Tahirul Qadri announced the date of ‘Yaume Shahuda’(Day of Martyrs) to pay tribute to those martyred in Model Town incident on Sunday.
While addressing the PAT General Consul Meeting in Lahore, Qadri said ‘Yaume Shahuda’ will be held on August 10 in Model Town, Lahore.
He asked people from all professions to attend the march on August 10, and warned the Punjab government of extreme measures if the participants were stopped.
“In case of a crackdown, we will move towards Jati Umra [residence of PM Nawaz Sharif],” he said.
The PAT leader said the march will be entirely peaceful and that the present rulers will not stay in power beyond August 2014. –