LAHORE: PML-N president Shahbaz Sharif on Friday wrote to caretaker CM Dr. Hassan Askari protesting arrests spree of his party workers allegedly to advantage a specific political party, an indirect reference to PTI.
Shahbaz Sharif has called upon Mr. Askari for immediate release of the detained workers.
In his correspondence Shahbaz Sharif condemned the countrywide crackdown on party workers while accusing the caretaker set-up of targeting his party.
Terming the arrests pre-poll rigging PML-N president said apprehended workers were being shifted to Kot Lakhpat jail sans judicial remand in a blatant violation of Elections code of conduct.
Copies of the letter have also been dispatched to Election Commission of Pakistan and CJP.