JUI-F bars women from attending PDM rally


The JamiatUlema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) Secretary-General Maulana Rashid Soomro on Saturday asked women not to attend Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) upcoming public gathering in Karachi scheduled on August 29.

While talking to media here in Karachi the JamiatUlema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) leader said Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) would hold a historic jalsa in Karachi on Sunday and that’s why women have been advised to refrain from attending the public meeting due to the rush of people.

“We are not against women but respect them… and that’s why we are asking them not to attend jalsa as a large number of people from across the country would attend the public gathering,” he said.

Maulana Rashid Soomro further said that seminary students would also attend the public gathering in large numbers.

Earlier today, Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) head and JamiatUlema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F Chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has once again conveyed a suggestion of resigning from Parliament to the head of other parties attending the Opposition alliance meeting currently underway in Karachi on Saturday.

The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) is holding an important meeting today in Karachi as the Opposition alliance gears up to revive its anti-government campaign that had stalled over the past couple of months.

Time has come to launch a protest movement against ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and resigning from parliament, PDM said in the meeting, said sources.

It is pertinent to mention here that Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) will hold a public gathering in Karachi on April 30 (Sunday).


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