Lahore (October 27, 2017): Pakistan Awami Tehrik (PAT) chief Dr Tahir ul Qadri has demanded Polygraph test of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in connection with NAB reference and Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif’s over his alleged involvement in Model Town tragedy.
Qadri said that the both brothers, Nawaz Sharif and Shahbaz Sharif were lying. At least 14 people were killed and over 50 were arrested in a police operation in Model Town on June 17, 2014
Earlier, Qadri had demanded the release of Baqir Najfi Commission report and Qaisas of June 17. He reaffirmed that Punjab CM Shehbaz Sharif was behind the worst massacre in history in Model Town that occurred on June 17, 2014.
Model Town incident
14 people were killed and as many as 90 were reported injured in the clashes between policemen and PAT workers in Model Town during 2014. Police had opened fire at the workers and assaulted them physically with sticks which killed 14, including two women.
The row lasted for 11 hours while the operation was started to wipe out the hurdles positioned outside Tahir-ul-Qadri s residence.
PAT had accused the Punjab government and PML-N senior leadership in the massacre. Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah and Principal Secretary Dr Tauqeer Shah were made to resign from their positions.
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