PESHAWAR  - Security was beefed up at the US Consulate in Peshawar in the backdrop of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTII)’s sit-in on Ring Road in the city. Additional contingents of police, FC and Elite Force have been deployed at the consulate to avoid any untoward incident, as thousands of people were attending the sit-in in Peshawar against the Nato supplies.

 To lodge a strong protest against drone strikes on Pakistan’s soil, PTI has given a call to stop Nato supplies in reaction. In view of the public sentiments against the US, the security at the consulate in Peshawar beefed up.