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PDM Announces First Public Gathering on Oct 11 in Quetta

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM)- a multiparty alliance of the opposition parties- will hold its first public gathering in Quetta on October 11 as PML-N leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that it would be the beginning of the anti-government movement.

An emergency meeting of the PDM was convened on Tuesday after the arrest of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) after rejection of his bail plea a day before.

Divulging details of the PDM meeting, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that they discussed the steps needed for restoration of democracy in the country and issues faced by masses besides appointing PML-N stalwart Ahsan Iqbal as the head of the steering committee of the alliance.

He said that the steering committee would have two representatives each from every party and will hold public gatherings in every province of the country.

“We will be presenting goals of our movement before the masses in a week,” he said adding that all parties have agreed to oust the undemocratic government in the country.

An emergency meeting of the PDM was convened on Tuesday after the arrest of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) after rejection of his bail plea a day before.

Divulging details of the PDM meeting, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that they discussed the steps needed for restoration of democracy in the country and issues faced by masses besides appointing PML-N stalwart Ahsan Iqbal as the head of the steering committee of the alliance.

He said that the steering committee would have two representatives each from every party and will hold public gatherings in every province of the country.

“We will be presenting goals of our movement before the masses in a week,” he said adding that all parties have agreed to oust the undemocratic government in the country.