The Bahawalpur police have registered various cases against the PTI and PAT leaders and workers over staging protest and taking out a rally in the city amidst the imposition of Section 144 which prohibits the gathering of five or more persons at a place.

The cases have been registered with the Kotwali police Station against PTI Bahawalpur President Farzand Ali Goheer, Vice-President Asghar Joyia, Secretary General Kamran Bashir, Adeel Aslam, Khurram Khan, Rana Asad Afzal, Sh Atif, Nabeelur Rehman, PAT Secretary General Rizwan Baig, Vice President Ali Ahmed and others.

Meanwhile, the PTI leader condemned the registration of FIR against PTI and PAT workers and leaders. He said such means could not stop the struggle as it would continue till the success. He said the rulers could not prolong their rule by using force and usurping public rights. He said Imran Khan would prove his worth to save the country from looters.