Several people were injured and many were taken into custody as the protesters reached Chief Minister House, where a sit-in is now being staged.
Things turned violent after police baton-charged at the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) workers protesting against the recently passed amendments to the Sindh Local Government Act of 2013 in front of the Chief Minister Sindh House in Karachi on Wednesday.
The rally started from F.T.C Building, Shahrah E Faisal, and culminate at Karachi Press Club.
MQM-P took to the streets in a rally in Karachi today 26 Jan 22 at 16:00 hours.
Traffic disruption and congestion were anticipated on the rally route, however, the destination was changed by party leaders towards Chief Minister House.