Imran Khan denied permission to land at Parade Ground on Saturday, says party

Updated: Nov 25 2022 3:26PM

Islamabad, Nov 25 (PTI) Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party on Friday said the Islamabad administration has denied permission to the former prime minister's helicopter to land at the Parade Ground in the garrison city of Rawalpindi on Saturday to address a protest rally against the Shehbaz Sharif government.

Khan, who is recovering from bullet wounds suffered during an assassination bid, is set to address his supporters in Rawalpindi on November 26. He has said his party's protest in Rawalpindi would be “completely peaceful”.

Taking to Twitter, PTI leader Asad Umar said that the Islamabad administration has denied permission to the party's plea asking to let the party chairman's helicopter land at the Parade Ground on Saturday.