LAHORE - A decision has been taken to release the Pakistan Awami Tehrik workers detained under the MPO, while their pending cases would be decided by the courts.The Punjab Health Secretary has been directed to further improve the medical facilities being provided to the injured PAT workers. The CCPO Lahore has been directed to make effective security measures in consultation with the responsible persons of Minhajul Quran, and proper steps would also be taken to remove apprehensions of Tahirul Qadri. Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif issued orders on the demands of Tahirul Qadri presented by Punjab Governor Ch Muhammad Sarwar.

Published in The Nation newspaper on 25-Jun-2014