Political parties to stage dharna before Parliament on Jan 12

December 28, 2013 Off By Web Desk

QUETTA: Political parties form Balochistan have announced to stage dharna in front of Parliament House on January 12, 2014. The sit it would be for recovery of ANP central leader Nawab Abdul Zahir Kasi and establishing peace in the province.

The announcement was made by Provincial minister Abdul Rahim Ziaratwal, President PML Shaikh Jaffar Mandokhel, Central leader BNP Dr Jahanzeb Jamaldini, Provincial Secretary General ANP Rasheed Khan Nassar and others at a joint Press conference here Saturday.

Rahim Ziaratwal said incidents of abduction for ransom was continuing in Balochistan for last several years but no success has been made to overcome it. He said a meeting chaired by Opposition leader Maulana Abdul Wasay yesterday decided that they would call on Balochistan Governor and Chief Minister on January 1 and place before them their request. They would also hold a meeting with Prime Minister and Interior Minister on January 10 in this connection and express their reservations. Heads of political parties would also meet with Maulana Fazlur Rehman, Asfand Yar Wali, Mahmood Khan Achakzai, Sardar Akhtar Mengal, Maulana Muhammad Khan Sherani and others.

They said the problem would be taken up at the Balochistan Assembly for seeking its elimination. They said political parties would foil abduction for ransom incidents by force as these cannot be tolerated any more.