KARACHI: Residents of Lyari locality on Sunday took to streets against the ongoing crackdown by police to eliminate alleged criminal elements, SAMAA reports.
Chanting slogans against provincial government authorities and burning tyres on roads, people from Jahangir Road Baloch Para staged protest demonstration at Guru Mandir area.
The protest caused severe traffic jam on M.A Jinnah Road and other nearby roads.
The Lyari residents, carrying ply cards and banners, called for end to the ongoing operation which has been ordered by President Zardari, adding to the miseries of thousands of people confined in the criminal hub due to exchange of fire between gangsters and police parties. SAMAA