A group of youth belonging to different parts of Gilgit – Baltistan protested in front of the Karachi Press Club, demanding stern action against ‘land mafia’ believed to be active in Gilgit. The speakers said that all communities in Gilgit are suffering at the hands of the the land mafia. They appealed to the public to not take law into their hands and work for justice and peace in the region. The speakers also accused the government of acting like “silent spectators”. [Photo Release
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