Countrywide protests against blasphemous sketches
A complete shutterdown was observed in Quetta against the blasphemous sketches in French magazine. Protesters chanted slogans against the Paris magazine.
Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam (JUI) held a protest rally in Chaman. The protesters were carrying placards with slogans against the caricatures. The speakers addressing the rally called the blasphemous sketches cultural terrorism against Islam and a warcry against the Muslims.
In Tando Muhammad Khan school children held a protest demonstration against blasphemous caricatures.
JUI held a protest demonstration in front of Karachi Press Club and schoolchildren in Lahore carrying protest banners held a demo against the sacriligious sketches.
Various religious groups also held protest rallies in Islamabad and Faisalabad.
Citizens in Dera Ismail Khan held a demonstration, burnt effigies and chanted slogans against the blasphemous caricatures.