LAHORE – Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Syed Munawar Hasan on Tuesday gave a countrywide protest call for Wednesday (today) against the killing of party worker Dr Pervaiz Mehmood and death of another party worker Abdul Wahid by police firing on the protestors in Karachi.

In a statement, Munawar said the power hungry rulers had put the citizens of Karachi at the mercy of blood thirsty ware wolves and given a free hand to target killers to spill citizens’ blood at will. He expressed sympathy with the families of Dr Pervaiz Mehmood and Abdul Wahid, and prayed for the departed souls.