Protesting teachers beaten, tear-gassed in Karachi
KARACHI (92 News) – The Sindh government protesting teachers including women were beaten and tear-gassed by the police when they tried to stop march towards the Chief Minister’s House.
According to the reports, the government teachers including women held protest outside Karachi Press Club for increasing their salaries. When the protestors started to march towards the chief minister’s house, the police fired tear gas shells. As a result, several protesters were injured and taken to hospital.
Meanwhile, the condition of one teacher is stated to be critical while many of them arrested by the police.
Karachi police used water cannon to disperse protesters teachers
Earlier, Karachi police fired water cannon and resorted to baton-charge and tear-gas to prevent protesting teachers from moving towards the Chief Minister’s House to lodge their protest. The teachers were protesting for the fulfillment of a host of their demands, some of which were already agreed to by the provincial authorities.
As teachers arrived at the scheduled time at the Karachi Press Club and tried to proceed onwards, the police already deployed at all surrounding roads baton-charged them, fired tear gas shells and used water cannon, causing injuries to some protesting teachers.
During the police action, scores of the protesters were also detained.
About 92 News HD Live Main TV Channel of Pakistan:
92 News (also known as 92 News HD Plus (Channel 92) is a conservative Urdu language TV channel based in Lahore, Pakistan.
Mian Muhammad Hanif is the chairman of the channel.
This TV channel is a subsidiary of Madinah Group under Galaxy Media Group.
The channel's name, 92, is to celebrate the 1992 Cricket World Cup won by Pakistan. The number 92 is also the telephone country calling code of Pakistan, which is another major reason behind the channel's name.
92 News HD is Pakistan’s first HD Plus News Channel. Aims to bring credible & responsible News & important stories from Pakistan & around the World
We bring you Latest Pakistani and International News at 92 News Hd Plus to Read and Watch
We believe in genuine and true journalism, we do not prevail sensation just for ratings.
We do not hide news but never tend to add any unethical content or angling that goes against the norms of our religion Islam and Pakistan's culture.
تازہ ترین خبریں حاصل کرنے کے لیے فوری اطلاع کی اجازت دیں
آپ کسی بھی وقت دائیں طرف نیچے بیل آئیکن پر صرف ایک کلک کے ذریعے آسانی سے سبسکرائب کر سکتے ہیں۔