Bilawal Bhutto’s convoy attacked in Karachi’s Lyari

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Ayesha Naz in “Think Tank” covered these topics:
• Hundreds of residents of Lyari’s Bihar Colony staged a protest as PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari led a rally of his supporters in the area to kickstart his election campaign.
• Nawaz Sahrif had disclosed that his party’s candidates were being forced to join the rival Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).
Sharif had also said, “If polls were rigged, then a storm would rise that would be difficult to tackle.�
In particular, Nawaz brought up the case of Rana Muhammad Iqbal Siraj, alleging that the PP-219 Multan candidate was “slapped and threatened of dire consequences� if he contests the 2018 elections from the PML-N platform.
• Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz’s (PML-N) candidate in Multan, Rana Iqbal Siraj, denied the circumstances of the incident that happened at his warehouse. Siraj, in a video message on Saturday night, stated that the incident was a result of a misunderstanding.