Saturday – 21 Shawwal 1428 – 12 Kartika 1929 – 03 November 2007
State of Emergency has been declared in Pakistan on the orders of the Chief of Army Staff General Pervez Musharraf.
All news channels have been put offline throughout Pakistan. News is being disseminatd through state run PTV (Pakistan Television) news channels. Most probably to stop rumours from spreading by dissemination of news through multiple channels.
Chief of Army staff has constituted a Provisional Constitutional Order – PTV.
All elected assemblies will continue to hold their offices – PTV.
All current officials related to the service of Pakistan will continue to hold their offices – PTV.
Update 001 – This update is put into place just to state that CNN has done a horrible job of this news, first they put Martial law on their website and then they changed it. Horrible piece of journalism by CNN. Rumour mongering and not giving news. Idiots.