News

Oil price protest: ‘Iqbal’s eagle’ makes chicken sound 

June 4, 2022 12:06 AM


PTI Senator Waleed Iqbal is caught making chicken sounds during a protest against an oil price hike in the Senate.

The PTI staged a countrywide protest against an unprecedented surge in oil prices, adding to public woes.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=myVWk9eEV7o&ab_channel=City41

Footage shows Waleed Iqbal was making chicken sounds while standing by the other protesters shouting anti-government slogans in the upper house of the parliament.

Waleed Iqbal is the grandson of Allam Muhammad Iqbal – a distinguished poet, scholar, and philosopher who articulate the two-nation theory that led to the creation of Pakistan.

In his inspirational poetry, he described the youth as Shaheen (Eagle) to brave odds for flying high.

Ex-prime minister gave the call for a protest yesterday after the coalition government announced the increase in prices of petroleum products after surge in eelcticty tariffs.

Imran Khan-led such a protest in Buner of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Other parties too took to the streets against the government that has been blaming the last government for poor economic deals.

 



Most Read

  1. Yet another burden on people: Govt hikes oil prices Yet another burden on people: Govt hikes oil prices
  2. Adil Raja loses pleas to dismiss Naseer’s defamation suits Adil Raja loses pleas to dismiss Naseer’s defamation suits
  3. Nadeem Mahboob named federal health secretary Nadeem Mahboob named federal health secretary
  4. Amir Tanba, linked to Indian spy Sarabjit Singh's jail killing, killed in Lahore Amir Tanba, linked to Indian spy Sarabjit Singh's jail killing, killed in Lahore
  5. Public reacts to Bohemia's music video ‘Salsa’ starring Sistrology Public reacts to Bohemia's music video ‘Salsa’ starring Sistrology
  6. Saudis offered PIA, airports, joint ventures to build five-star hotels Saudis offered PIA, airports, joint ventures to build five-star hotels

Opinion

  1. Insights into the Pakistan Stock Exchange's Recent Record High Triumph
    Insights into the Pakistan Stock Exchange's Recent Record High Triumph

    By Zulfiqar Ali Mir

  2. IMEC to sabotage CPEC
    IMEC to sabotage CPEC

    By Dr Asif Channer

  3. 1947 TO FORM 47
    1947 TO FORM 47

    By Dr Asif Channer

  4. Beijing wants to further highlight industrial sector in its country and take scientific innovation to new heights....
    Beijing wants to further highlight industrial sector in its country and take scientific innovation to new heights....

    By Ali Ramay

  5. Global race: China will reduce its unnecessary expenses
    Global race: China will reduce its unnecessary expenses

    By Ali Ramay

  6. Channer Pir: The Great Saint of Cholistan
    Channer Pir: The Great Saint of Cholistan

    By Dr Asif Channer