All non-public colleges within the federal capital will stay closed on October 31 on account of the ‘Azadi March’ led by Jamaat-e-Ulema-Islami- Fazl (JUI-F).
Afran Elahi, president of the affiliation, added that the kids’s safety was a precedence and the “determination to reopen colleges can be taken after viewing the scenario within the federal capital”.
In the meantime, the Maulana Fazlur Rehman-led march continues its Islamabad-bound journey. The JUI-F chief will handle the individuals twice in Lahore – as soon as when he arrives and earlier than leaving for Islamabad.
Greater than 21,000 safety personnel comprising police, Frontier Corps (FC) and Rangers have been deployed throughout the federal capital.
A minimum of 14,000 Punjab police personnel, 5,000 of federal police, 1,000 FC and 500 personnel of Rangers could be deployed to safe numerous spots within the metropolis together with 72 entry and exit factors of the federal capital, necessary authorities buildings and environment of the bottom in Sector H-9 the place the individuals, coming from totally different elements of the nation, would merge.
Moreover, some 200 visitors wardens and 150 personnel from particular department would additionally carry out duties through the march.