,
CGames: Amos stuns Rudisha, Okagbare in sprint double

GLASGOW (AFP) - Olympic champion and world record holder David Rudisha was beaten by Nijel Amos in the Commonwealth Games 800m final on Thursday while

Golf: Leishman leads WGC Bridgestone, Woods four adrift

AKRON (AFP) - Australias Marc Leishman fired a six-under par 64 on Thursday to seize a one-stroke lead in the Bridgestone Invitational with defending

Tennis: Li Na to sit out US Open with knee injury

PARIS (AFP) - World number two Li Na of China announced on Thursday that she will miss next month's US Open as she struggles with a knee injury.I

Tennis star Wozniacki to run NYC Marathon

NEW YORK (AP) - Caroline Wozniacki always feels confident she can outrun her opponent on the tennis court.The former world No. 1 believes that with a

Ebola death toll rises to 729: WHO

GENEVA (AFP) - The deaths of 57 more people from Ebola in west Africa have pushed the overall fatality toll from the epidemic to 729, the World Health

ahmed-ludhianvi-nawaz-sharif-pakdestiny

Punjab IGP reports ‘sectarian unrest’ if PML-N makes electoral alliance with ASWJ

By Sarmad Ali

Islamabad, March 17 (www.pakdestiny.com) The Inspector General of Police Punjab reports that an electoral alliance between the PML-N and Ahl-e-Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) can “lead to violent sectarian unrest in the province.”
In a letter no-51402-4/OPS-III obtained by Pak Destiny, the IGP says strong will of the government is required to make the banned organizations strictly abide by the law otherwise no let up will be seen in sectarian targeted killing and clashes.
The ASWJ is earlier known as Sipah-e-Sihaba Pakistan (SSP). Lashkar-i-Jhangvi (LeJ) is also part of SSP. Both organizations are banned.
The IGP says the activities of these banned organizations pertaining to collection of funds should be discouraged. “Local administration and police must proactively intervene in hot spots before trouble actually begins so as to prevent the incidents reaching violent levels.
The report says the ASWJ is likely to contest in coming elections and its chief Maulana Ahmed Ludhianvi held a meeting with Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah for seeking PMLN help for Ludhianvi to contest from a Jhang national assembly seat.
The ASWJ had also supported the PML-N in by-polls in south Punjab. – Pak Destiny

1 Comment

  • Sana

    March 18, 2013 at 10:20 am

    Reply

    Religion should be separated from state. This has been the reason of problems in the country for so long

LEAVE A REPLY

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *