Gilgit, April 14: The Gilgit District Administration has allowed “relaxation” to the Awami Action Committee for holding Dharna at three locations on 15th April only.
According to a notification shared by people close to the Awami Action Committee, the conditional “relaxation” has been granted after approval from the Home and Prisons Department, a letter received here reads.
The Awami Action Committee has been allowed to hold protest gatherings at the historical Garhi Bagh, in the heart of Gilgit, at Jaglote, Danyore and Jutal, according to the notification.
A representative of the AAC told Pamir Times that the government is spreading rumors to fail the Dharna but they will fail.
It is pertinent to note that the Gilgit-Baltistan Information Cell had released a press release stating that the government has imposed Section 144 in all seven districts for a period of thirty days.