by Ali Ahmed & Zeeshan Ali
Gilgit, January 21: A group of residents of Gojal met here at a local hotel to discuss the disaster situation developing in the valley. The meeting expressed dissatisfaction at the pace of government action. Some of the participants were highly critical of the local politicians.
A coordination committee, comprising of people from almost all villages of the Gojal valley was formed to mobilize the public and to coordinate with the government and non – governmental organizations for quick action for releasing water from the artificial lake formed on Hunza river.
The meeting was attended by professionals and youth belonging to Gojal valley. Members of the coordination committee are Ali Qurban (Coordinator), S.U.Baig (Co Coordinator), Fayaz Karim (Secretary), Didar Hussain (Finance Secretary), Ali Ahmed (PRO), Muhammad Ali, Jahangir, Jalal Shah, Rozdar Ullah, Muhammad Aslam, Muhammad Jaleel, Sher Wali, Fazal Karim, Syed Akbar, Sajjad Ahmed, Ghulam Musa and Israr Ali.