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Sit

To hold court or perform an act that is judicial in nature; to hold a session, such as of a court, Grand Jury, or legislative body.

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ISLAMABAD -- State Minister for Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) Dr Tariq Fazal Chaudhry has said the government respect the right to protest by anyone but the process of country's progress should not stop in the wake of these protests and sit ins.
Talking to media persons here after attending a prize distribution ceremony of Jinnah Preparatory School held at Rawalpindi Arts Council (RAC), he said, the politics of sit ins of Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI) would damage the economy and democracy.
Nawaz Sharif is neither Husni Mubarak, former president of Egypt nor those holding sit ins are Ikhwan ul Muslimeen that they could send elected prime minister packing , he added,