Gilgit, November 30: Maulana Ubaid ur Rehman, a leader of the Jamiat-e-Ulema Islam (JUI) was shot dead by unknown terrorist near Madina Hotel close to Jaghlote Adda in middle of the Gilgit city. Police have arrested five people and started investigation. The murdered leader was among the people who played an important role in bringing peace and calm to Gilgit city during and before Ashura.
The murder was condemned across the region by people from all sects and segments of the society. Qaumi Aman Tehreek members organized a rally in the city to condemn the death and demand justice for the family.