ISLAMABAD- Inspector General Islamabad police (IG) Tahir Alam has refused to obey Islamabad High Court orders regarding release of PTI and PAT activists, media reported.

According to the report, the IG said that PTI and PAT activists were not only arrested under article 144 but also for terrorism acts adding that the activists were involved in attack on PTV, parliament and other government buildings. The IG also said that with the release of political party workers breach of peace could be endangered. Tahir Alam said that they will request to district magistrate to issue orders for one month arrest for already arrested PTI, PAT activists.