Karachi – ASWJ continues sit-in amid traffic chaos
KARACHI Oct 1 (Online): Workers of Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) continued their protest sit-in in Karachi for the second day today (Wednesday) against ‘extra-judicial killing’ and ‘illegal arrest’ of their colleagues, causing severe traffic mess in metropolis areas.
The protest is being staged at Guru Madnir traffic intersection where key link roads remained closed today.
Due to the protest, that was joined by a large number of ASWJ workers and a few dozen today, road leading to Nishter Road, Shari-e-Pakistan, Lasbela Chowk, M.A Jinnah Road were blocked.
On Tuesday, the traffic chaos also stretched to other parts including Sadar, Shahrah-e-Faisal and I.I Chundrigarh roads where hundreds of vehicles were struck in traffic jams for hours.