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Local Journalists protest in Gilgit on the arrival of PM Nawaz Sharif

The local journalists staging a protest demonstration in front of Gilgit Airport. Ab Tak Photo

The local journalists staging a protest demonstration in front of Gilgit Airport. Ab Tak Photo
The local journalists staging a protest demonstration in front of Gilgit Airport. Ab Tak Photo

PT Report

Gilgit, December 6:Local journalist bodies, Gilgit Press Club, Union of Journalists Gilgit, City Press Club and the Gilgit Electronic Media Reports’ Association staged a protest demonstration in front of the Gilgit airport after they were barred from meeting the PM and covering his visit to the region. Holding placards, the journalists condemned what they called the efforts to cripple and silence the local media.

Gilgit city wearing a deserted look due to high security: Photo: Tauseef Hassan
Gilgit city wearing a deserted look due to high security: Photo: Tauseef Hassan

High Security in Gilgit

Gilgit city wears a deserted look due to heightened security measures taken for the protection of PM Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif who has come to the region on a one-day visit. Public transport is off the roads and patients and ordinary commuters are suffering.
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