Talking to media representatives at his residence in Taxila, he said, 'In bid to make Pakistan a prosperous country, tradition of sit-ins
must be called off,' Nisar stressed.
Security sources said that Assir told them he didn't hold sit-ins
during the month of December "so as not to disrupt people's celebrations, especially those from the Christian sect during Christmas and New Year's.
The civil rights movement would have moved much slower, would have accomplished far fewer victories if you had not had those student sit-ins
and the entry into the movement of all this young energy," says Aldon Morris, author of The Origins of the Civil Rights Movement.
A handout cited the CM as saying: 'Politics of protests is poison for development of the country and the nation, and those who are doing politics of sit-ins
are not the enemy of my government, but of the progress of the nation.
He said the chapter of sit-ins
must be closed in order to put the country on the track of progress and development.
The two sit-ins
were established in support of former president Mohamed Morsi's regime.
Shaikh Saif's nod coincides with a marked drop of 50 per cent in workers' sit-ins
nationwide during the first quarter of 2010-2011 while the delay in payment of salaries accounted for 50 per cent of reasons forcing workers to lay down their tools.
Shaikh Mohammad Bin Abdullah Bin Zaher Al Hinai, Minister of Justice, visited the site -- where demonstrators staged sit-ins
in Salalah -- last Friday, urging them to end the protests.
To a question he said that the issue of sit-in
has been resolved through combined efforts of civil and military institutions.
Wiki Thawra, a website dedicated to documenting the Egyptian revolution, put the latest death toll of the Rab sit-in
dispersal at 969: including seven security personnel and 28 bodies found under the Rab Al-Adaweya stage.
Summary: Workers at the State Employees' Cooperative protested over their lack of benefits with simultaneous sit-ins
outside company offices in cities across Lebanon.
held by a religious party at Faizabad Interchange had created inconvenience for the people of twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi, he said talking to PTV.