Baton charge on rally against Aafia’s sentence


Police baton charged on a rally of students, who were protesting outside US Consulate against the sentence given to Dr. Aafia Siddiqui in Karachi on Friday.

Thousands of students associated with Islami Jamiat-e-Talaba staged protest against sentence given to Dr. Aafia Siddiqui. They chanted slogans against United States of America and demanded release of Pakistani neurologist Dr. Aafia Siddiqui.

Police resorted to aerial firing and baton charge, when it failed to stop the students from marching towards the US consulate. Several protesters, including four workers of Islamiat Jamiat-e-Talba were also arrested.

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