LAHORE – Hundreds of activists of different religious parties on Monday staged a strong protest demonstration against Ahmadis here outside Lahore Press Club allegedly for occupying a 350-year-old Masjid and killing five people in Gujrat district.

More than 600 protesters blocked the road by setting the tyres on fire out the Lahore Press Club and demanded the government to immediately terminate the services of District Police Officer (DPO) Gujraat. Local MPA, Maulana Muhammad Ilyas was also among the protesters.

The angry protesters belonging to different religious parties including International Khatam-e-Nabuwat Movement, JTI, IJT, and Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam blocked the road for more than an hour, creating worst traffic mess in the congested locality during rush hours.