It also emerged that a JUI-F leader had threatened a sit-in protest in PPP's strong fort, Larkana if their demands were not met.
Zardari telephoned Rehman.
Deputy Commissioner Lahore Mudassar Riaz Malik said the ratio of COVID-19 spread in Lahore is witnessing an alarming surge.
CM Punjab Usman Buzdar chaired a meeting of senior ministers and bureaucrats to devise a strategy regarding the PDM public gathering.
The doctors are warning that the second spike of COVID-19 is more lethal with ever increasing death rate in the country.
The application was forwarded by MPA, Samiullah Khan, Rana Maqbool and Imtiaz Elahi to the DC Lahore.
The public gathering will be held at Bagh-e-Jinnah ground which is adjacent to Quaid-e-Azam’s Mausoleum.
Fayyazul Hassan Chohan in his statement maintained that the opposition parties have been allowed to hold protest while following strict standard operating procedures (SOPs) to prevent the covid-19 spread.
Around 2,000 policemen and officers will be deployed at the Jinnah Stadium for security reasons.