By  on August 15, 2014

LAHORE, Pakistan — The protest march from Lahore in Punjab to the capital Islamabad caused disruptions in textile shipments starting Aug. 8, but these are easing as the demonstrators travel up country.


The march is led by former cricketer Imran Khan’s political party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf, and calls for the Supreme Court to open a probe into alleged election rigging in four constituencies in last year’s general election by the party in power, the Muslim League (N group), over which Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif presides.

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