ISLAMABAD: TheÂ Islamabad High Court (IHC) on FridayÂ issued contempt of courtroom notice to Interior Minister Ahsan IqbalÂ for hisÂ failure to disperse the protesters who has been staging a sit-in on the Faizabad Interchange forÂ 19 days.
Justice Shaukat Aziz SiddiquiÂ directed the federal government to post aÂ reportÂ Â that used to be ready by a committeeÂ Â led by Raja Zafarul HaqÂ who has held talks with the religiousÂ leaders of the sit-in by November 28.
TheÂ hearingÂ has beenÂ Â adjourned until November 28.
The protesters belonging to non secular events â€” Tehreek-i-Khatm-i-Nabuwwat, Tehreek-i-Labaik Pakistan (TLP) and the Sunni Tehreek Pakistan (ST) â€”are calling for the sacking of Law Minister Zahid Hamid and strict motion towards the ones at the back of the modification to the Khatm-i-Nabuwwat oath within the Elections Act 2017.Â
The modification had previous been deemed a â€˜clerical errorâ€™ and has already been rectified.
The protesters had occupied the Faizabad Bridge which connects Rawalpindi and Islamabad in the course of the Islamabad Expressway and Murree Road, either one of which might be the busiest roads within the dual towns.