LAHORE

Punjab Opposition leader Mian Mehmood-ur-Rasheed has stated that the authorities are asking arrested PTI workers to sign an affidavit to leave Imran Khan for their freedom.

He made this claim while meeting with the families of the arrested workers on Tuesday.

On this occasion families of the arrested PTI workers told the Opposition Leader that their relatives were arrested on August 13, 14 and 30 and the police was not telling them about the whereabouts of their dear ones.

Mehmood told them legal committees comprising party’s lawyers wing have been formed, which were gathering information about the detained party workers in an effort to free them.

He said that the rulers holding dialogue with the PTI marchers and the same time continuing crackdown against the party workers to stop them from reaching the sit-in.

He demanded of the provincial government to allow the families of the detained workers to meet them.