Hundreds of Imran Khan’s supporters have blocked streets and surrounded military installations in Pakistan after the former prime minister was arrested.
Protests erupt across Pakistan as ex-PM Khan arrested
Huge crowds have rallied in major Pakistani cities to protest against the arrest of former prime minister Imran Khan on allegations of corruption.
At least one worker for Khan’s party was killed in Quetta, Shireen Mazari, former minister and senior leader of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Inasaf (PTI) told reporters.
Protests erupted after Khan was arrested from the premises of the Islamabad High Court.
“We will block the entire country and protest until Khan is released,” Waseem Qayyum, a protester, told the DPA news agency.