Shutter-down strike in LarkanaMarch 30, 2016
LARKANA: A shutter down was observed in entire Larkana district on the call of Census Monitoring Committee here on Thursday due to which all main roads wore a deserted look.
Local bazaars and shopping centres including Shahi Bazaar, Bunder Road, Resham Galli and other busy shopping centres remained closed. Petrol pumps & medical stores also remained closed due to which people especially patients suffered seriously. Public transport also remained very thin.
In Naundero, Ratodero, Bunguldero, Dokri, Badah and other areas the shopkeepers including pushcart vendors closed their business activity which shows the importance of the census 2016 in their eyes.
The activists of JSQM, SUP, JST and other nationalist parties took out rallies and held protest demonstration demanding immediate holding of census to get rights.
Mushtaque Kumbhar, Athar Soomro, Asad Jarwar, Sartaj Shaikh, Riaz Channo, Raheel Kalhoro and others participated in the demos.