KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has expanded its circle of protest to 25 places in Karachi. PTI workers have blocked important highways by torching tyres and putting barriers on roads. The protests are continued on the highways coming from interior Sindh and Baluchistan. Alternative routes are being blocked step by step. Shahrah-e-Faisal has been blocked on Nursery, Star Gate and Chota Gate.
Kalapul and central road of Qayumabad in defence and three swords (teen talwar) in Clifton have been blocked. The routes passing through Power House Chowrangi, Nazimabad and Site have been blocked. National highway at Manzil Pump and Mehran highway have been blocked in Malir. MA Jinnah road has been blocked at Numaish Chowrangi. Jinnah Bridge and University road have been blocked at Hassan Square.
MT Khan Road and the routes for Sultanabad have been blocked. Super Highway has been blocked at Sohrab Goth. Roads in Ghani Chowrangi in Site, Habib Bank Chowrangi, Rasheedabad and Baldia have been blocked. Hub River road that leads to Baluchistan from Karachi has also been blocked. The routes of Shershah and Lyari have also been blocked whereas two routes going to Karachi port have been blocked on Netty Jetty.