ISLAMABAD- Pakistan Army will be deployed in the federal capital Islamabad from August 1.

Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, Federal Interior Minister, said that a requisition had been sent to the federal government, to deploy the military in Islamabad in assistance to the civil administration. The deployment is for a period of three months.

The requisition had been sent under the Article 245 of the constitution.

Interior Minister also said that the decision regarding PTI's long march had not been made.