Islamabad, December 24: According to a private TV channel, Express TV, Pir Karam Ali Shah, former deputy chief executive of Gilgit – Baltistan, and Ghulam Muhammad have been nominated in the murder case of seventeen years old Zubair, son of Muhammad Jan.
The TV channel also reported that relatives of Zubair have refused to bury him, until the culprits are brought to justice. Hundreds of men and women marched from Sher Qilla to Gahkuch today, demanding justice. The protesters had also blocked the Ghizar – Chitral road for all traffic. They returned to their homes after getting the assurance that polling would be held again in Sher Qilla. The returning officer, reportedly, has also announced recounting of votes in other four stations.
In a press statement the chief organizer of Progressive Youth Front, Baba Jan, has demanded that the chief minister, IGP and Chief Secretary of Gilgit – Baltistan shall resign because they were not able to maintain law and order at a small polling station, despite of deploying Elite Forces of the Police department and Rangers.
He has also said that the world community shall notice of all injustices being committed against the citizens of Gilgit – Baltistan.