An email has just come in that the Inspector General Police has given orders to the Police, Rangers and Ant-Terrorist Force to arrest the students from LUMS where a protest rally was scheduled today at 13:00
Four Army trucks and a police convoy have been positioned outside LUMS. The protest is still to proceed only the venue has been shifted to the Sports Complex.
LUMS Latest Updates:
- Students running around the campus to evade the police it seems the administration is supporting student protest
- 2:35 PM Right now they just trying to get the students into the hostels but the place is too big
- 2:34 PM Police men have entered they can not canvas the campus
- 2:37 PM police have also called in a contingent of female cops
- 2:38 PM I think they are going to retreat and wait till more police and female police reach army is holding
- 3:04 PM me: police have retreated out around 500 students have made a wall and sat down on the road in front of the academic wall
- 3:05 PM while the police have blocked the road on the other side of the gate its a staring contest
Read details at Lahore Metroblogs – Protest @ LUMS – November 7th, 2007 & Live Campus Updates* – Protest by Students of FAST – NU, Lahore, Pakistan.