Lahore police ‘set to arrest’ Imran Khan in multiple May 9 cases

ISLAMABAD (PEN) : The Lahore Police has taken a significant decision to arrest Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Founder Imran Khan in connection with seven cases related to the events of May 9.

According to sources within the joint investigation team (JIT) probing into the May 9 cases, the former prime minister will face arrest warrants in these cases.

The decision to apprehend the PTI founder comes amidst ongoing investigations into several incidents that occurred on May 9. Sources suggest that the JIT will imminently approach the court to seek permission for the arrest.

The move underscores the gravity of the allegations against Imran Khan and reflects the determination of law enforcement agencies to pursue justice in cases related to the events of May 9. Details regarding the specific nature of the cases and the evidence against the PTI founder are yet to be disclosed.

Repeat of May 9 planned: Naqvi

Meanwhile, caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Mohsin Naqvi has said that political parties had the right to protest and that no party should be stopped from protesting.

He further claimed that incidents like the May 9 events were planned in the past couple of days, adding that such incidents will be dealt with double the action. “We will not allow incidents like May 9 to happen again,” Naqvi stressed.

He then cautioned people against resorting to such incidents.