The Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) on Thursday cancelled a protest it was mosting likely to hold later on this month after a new arrangement was signed in between the party leaders as well as the government in which it was chosen that the federal government would certainly present the terms of a contract authorized between them in 2014 in the parliament before April 20.
The earlier contract had claimed that the federal government would get to an agreement in the parliament regarding the expulsion of the French ambassador within three months, would not appoint its ambassador to France and would certainly release all the detained workers of the TLP. The federal government would likewise not register any case against the TLP leaders or workers even after it aborted the sit-in (in November 2020), it specified.
Today’s contract, a duplicate of which was evaluated by Dharti News, said that the government had not yet applied the terms of the Nov 2020 arrangement.
“Settlements have been going on between the Government of Pakistan as well as TLP on this problem for a month throughout which the federal government has actually reaffirmed its willpower. Regards to the [previous] agreement will be presented in parliament by April 20, 2021, and choices will certainly be taken with the approval of the parliament,” it checks out.
It also claimed that names of TLP participants that had actually been put on the Fourth Set Up of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) would be eliminated.
According to the Anti-Terrorism Act 1997, any individual positioned on the 4th Schedule or view list is bound to notify the corresponding authorities before leaving their home towns and also after return as well as concerning their activities.
If the celebrations included carry out any type of task that is inconsistent to the spirit of the agreement prior to April 20, 2021, it shall be thought about space, the text of the arrangement claims.
“This preliminary contract will certainly be introduced by the prime minister after which it will be executed,” it includes.
Verifying the contract, Minister for Religious Affairs Pir Noorul Qadri claimed that TLP members spoke to government officials in a “excellent way”.
“Our stance on the issue of blasphemy of Holy Prophet Muhammad (Tranquility Be Upon Him) is clear and unambiguous,” he said.
The arrangement was signed by Dr Mohammad Shafiq Amini, Ghulam Ghous Rizvi and Ghulam Abbas Faizi from the TLP and the priests of spiritual affairs as well as inside from the government’s side.
Last year, dozens of police officers and TLP workers were wounded when clashes broke out in between the protesters and authorities in Rawalpindi.
Riot police had to resort to teargas shelling against the stone-pelting protesters who had actually collected on the call of previous TLP chief Allama Khadim Hussain Rizvi to denounce the publication of blasphemous caricatures in Charlie Hebdo magazine as well as statements about Islam and also terrorism by French Head of state Emmanuel Macron.
Greater than 200 militants had also been rounded up by authorities ahead of the demonstrations.
Nevertheless, the militants had actually dispersed after an agreement was signed between the government and also TLP on November 16, 2020.