After the arrest, there have been reports of the banning of Tehreek-e-Insaf following the riots and violent acts across the country.
In this regard, the sources say that a consensus could not be reached in the federal cabinet to ban Tehreek-e-Insaaf, different opinions and suggestions are being given by the members.
According to the sources, some federal ministers proposed to ban PTI on the incidents of arson, on which PPP and MQM opposed the ban on PTI.
The federal minister of PPP said that our policy is clear, we strongly condemn extremism but are against the ban, he said that legal action must be taken against those who worsened the situation.
When the situation deteriorated, the army was called in Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Islamabad. Several government properties and police stations were attacked or destroyed.