Pakistani Islamists await the deadline they set for the Prime Minister to resign

ISLAMABAD: Tens of thousands of Islamists in a protest camp in Pakistan The capital of India is waiting for a deadline set by its leader asking the prime minister to resign.

The Firebrand cleric directed a caravan of supporters to Islamabad last week in an attempt to press Imran Khan resign, calling him an illegitimate ruler.

Rehman has hinted he could direct his partisans to march on the seat of Pakistan 's government and force Khan's resignation. Khan says he has no plans of quitting.

Pakistan i authorities further strengthened security around the camp in the lead-up to Sunday night's deadline. That includes walls of shipping containers blocking roads leading into and out of the protest area, as well as deploying riot police and paramilitary forces.