Eid Melad Celebrations: Delegation from Hunza calls on Sen Talha

Islamabad: (PR) group of people from Hunza and Gojal met Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam’s Senator Talha Mamood at his residence at Islamabad. The delegation was being led by former district council member Raja Shebaz Khan. The people discussed a range of issues with the Senator, particularly about minerals, gems and other resources of the region.

The Senator was asked to provide business opportunities and platform for the people of the area Hunza as well as to resolve the energy crisis in the region. They asked the senator to use his influence to get support from China for resolving Hunza’s electricity problem.

The issue of increasing Hunza’s representation in the GBLA was also raised, besides bifurcation of the Hunza-Nagar district. Issues of the Attabad lake affectees were also discussed at length.

Senator Talha Mehmood, while thanking the people for coming to his house, said helping the people is the most important cause and source of satisfaction.The senator said that he is happily ready and wants to resolve the issue of Hunza People. He promised to play his role to resolve the issues on priority basis.

The senator said that he will also and before also raised the voice on the floor of the senate to work and resolve the issue of GB. He said that he will also focus to work at Hunza and Gojal and GB to work for the people of the area. He said that the problem of the area is linked to the problem of Pakistan. If Hunza gets strong economically it means Pakistan will get strong.

Raja Shebza Khan, Haider Tai and Baber Khan Chairman Hunza Gems and Minerals Association in their speeches thanked the Senator.

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  1. Is it really important to talk our issues with this man.. do we know, who is this man??? not worth and not even the right approach

  2. I am afraid that the central figures in this meeting might sell the resources of Hunza to this so-called senator who has purchased his seat by paying money to the JUI. They are using youth and innocent locals to forward their own agendas, in the name of highlighting issues in front of a powerless senator whose tenure in the senate is almost coming to an end.

  3. I agree with Hisam sahib. we need strategic planning. Personal influences are short term gains and personal credit etc……will not lead us anywhere but will confuse us.

  4. Ruthless Hunter of Himalayan Ibex in the name of “trophy hunting” with the facilitators!

  5. We should engage our self with honest and credible leadership, i think at this stage there was no such need to interact with this guy, I would also agree with Hisamullah Beg Sb.

  6. The only favour this Senator can do to the GB is to immediately remove the ugly graffiti and slogans that he has splashed along the KKH right from Gilgit to Hassanabdal

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