LAHORE: JUI-F Ameer Maulana Fazlur Rehman and other leaders arrived in Lahore on Thursday to direct the rally towards Gujranwala for the opening of the PDM public rally in the opposition parties’ campaign to overthrow the PTI government.
They discussed preparations for the meeting for the PDM public meeting scheduled for tonight (Friday) in Gujranwala. According to the schedule, Maulana Fazlur Rehman will lead the Friday prayer in Jamia Ashrafia and then organize the meeting with other party leaders including Secretary General Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haidri, Dr Atiqur Rehman from Punjab, Maulana Amjad Khan, Lahore District Representative Maulana Naeemuddin, Lahore District Secretary Maulana Abdul Hafeez and others.
According to the schedule, Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haidri will lead a rally from Old Kahna on Ferozepur Road, which will be joined by party caravans, including workers and leaders from Kasur, Okara, Sahiwal, Pakpattan and other areas. This gathering will merge upon arrival in Jamia Ashrafia after Friday prayers.
The main Gujranwala rally led by Maulana Fazlur Rehman and other leaders crosses the road from Ferozepur to Data Darbar and Shahdara, and opposition workers will welcome protesters in many places along the route, including Icchra, Mozang Chungi, Jain Mandar, Lower Mall., Bhaati Gate, Minar-e-Pakistan, Markaz Ahle Hadith, Batti Chowk and Shahdara. Rallies from other opposition parties will also participate in this roadside rally, and it will be a massive parade of Shahdara cars heading towards Gujranwala via GT road.