CHITRAL: 29th Death Anniversary of Shaheed (martyred) Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto was observed at Chitral by two rival groups of Pakistan Peoples Party Parliamentarian (PPPP) and PPP rebel group usually considering Naraz group but they calling their selves Chitral Dost Panel. Both group had booked Town Hall for observing death anniversary of Shaheed (Martyred) Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto but due to fear of confrontation and clashed between two rival groups local administration interference and stopped both groups from Town Hall. Huge number of police force reached on the spot and lock main gate of the hall. Hence PPPP observed death anniversary at Governor cottage and PPP Chitral Dost panel comprising on Nazimeen, councilors observed 29th Death Anniversary of Shaheed Z.A. Bhutto at Commerce College Hall.
District Naib Nazim Sultan Shah was chief guest on the occasion while the ceremony was presided over by Shafqat Hussain Advocate Interim president of PPPP Chitral. The ceremony was started with the recitation from the Holy Quran. Ameerullah Nazim UC Charun was state secretary. While AC retired Sardar Muhammad who was candidate for NA032 in election 2008, Muhammad Wazir Nazim UC Yarkhun, Abdul Bari Nazim Drosh I, Sher Aziz Baig Nazim UC Khot, Riaz Ahmad Nazim Chitral I, Subhanuddin ex Nazim Chitral II, Sher Muhammad Ex. Nazim UC Sheshi Koh Haji Shifa of Drosh delivered speeches on the occasion. A large number of councilors, party workers participated the ceremony.
The speakers paid rich tribute to Z. A. Bhutto and termed him founder of Nuclear Energy and Nuclear power in Pakistan. They determined to continue his mission for uplifting of poor segments and for development of the country. They also passed a resolution on the occasion. Through a unanimous resolution they demanded from the central leadership to issue party ticket in future after proper counseling with party workers especially senior workers. They also demanded reduction in fair of PIA Ticket at least in winter season. They also offered Tatiha and Dua for the departed soul of Z.A Bhutto and Benazir Bhutto. They also felicitated Saleem Khan of PPPP for selecting him as provincial Minister of Population and expressed their fully confidence on him. The ceremony was concluded with the prayer words of Shafqat Hussain Advocate.
Kalash teenager embraced Islam.
A young Kalash infidel boy of Bumborate (Sarojal) village of Kalash Valley Shaoos Khan embraced Islam at Shahi Mosque Chitral in presence of District Khateeb Maulana Khaleequz Zaman. Shaous Khan read Kalma Tayaba and embraced to Islam his Islamic name was rename as Abdul Rahim. Talking to this scribe Abdul Rahim 19 said that he was very much impressed by Muslims and that is why he converted to Islam. He promised to follow Islamic principles and will live under the umbrella of Islam.
ACTION SOUGHT AGAISNT JI LEADERSHIP
CHITRAL : The workers of Jamaat-e-Islami led by Mohammad Sarfaraz Ali Khan, Saeed Ahmed, Shahan Ganj and others have demanded the party chief Qazi Huaain Ahmed to dissolve the district cabinet of the party in Chitral to save the party from further loss. Addressing a press conference here on Friday, they said that the local leadership is quite incapable of leading the party because they have no loyalty with the party. They said that despite the boycott of the party from the last general elections, the district ameer and his coterie worked for an independent candidate in utter violation of the party discipline. They said that the party was an effective political force in district but its present leadership has impaired it and any delay in their termination will be disastrous for the party.
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