Mirpurkhas: Armed men force closure of bazaars
MIRPURKHAS, March 15: An attempt by armed people on motorbikes to force closure of main bazaars of the city was foiled by traders and shopkeepers on Tuesday noon.
The armed men in different parts of the city, including Chandni Chowk, post office chowk, railway station chowk and market chowk, fired in the air forcing traders to close shops.
They wanted to force the government to stop the police operation in the Hyderabad Central Jail.
But the traders came out of their shops and gathered on the M.A.Jinnah road and decided to resist the armed men.
A large number of traders and shopkeepers gathered in different parts of the city which forced the armed men leave the town.