In Islamabad, the police officers got angry after the women participating in the women’s march touched their hands.
International Women’s Day is being celebrated all over the world, including Pakistan, in this regard, a women’s march is going on in front of the National Press Club in the federal capital, Islamabad, in which women from various fields participated.
During the march, the police and the women also exchanged bitter words, and the police officers became furious when they touched the woman.
The participants of Aurat March said that the roads around the press club were blocked by the Islamabad police by placing containers and we were not allowed to go there.
When the participants of the march turned towards D Chowk, the matter reached a hand-to-hand on the refusal of the police, the police and the participants threw sticks at each other. Meanwhile, some media persons were also tortured by the participants of the march.
Videos of the altercation between the police and women participating in the Women’s March are also going viral on social media, in which a woman can clearly be seen arguing with a police officer, and the police officer also abuses her. I am answering.
Later in the video, it can be seen that police officers are lathi-charged, but it is not clear whether the police are lathi-charged on women or on men participating in the march.
Women’s March in Lahore
Aurat March was also organized in Lahore on the occasion of International Women’s Day, where a rally was taken out from Shimla Hill to Egerton Road.
The participants of the rally carried placards about women’s rights and the march was accompanied by male participants.
Due to the large number of participants in the march, riots broke out, but the police intervened and settled the matter.