TTHC protested against suspending of work on Lawari Tunnel.
CHITRAL: Tanzeemi Tahafuzi Huqooqi Chitral (Organization for protection of the rights of Chitral) protested at PIA square under the chair of former MNA Chitral Maulana Abdul Akbar Chitrali. Majority of Jamati Islami workers and leaders were present on the occasion. They passed a unanimous resolution during their protest and public meeting. According to a resolution they declared that Lawari tunnel is just like backbone for the people of Chitral. The project should to be complete within its stipulated period until
Winter season has been started and the only land route of Chitral will be closed at Lawari top due to heavy snowfall expected in this month they demanded for opening of Lawri tunnel for all type of vehicular traffic so as that Chitral people not face any problem. They said that the present government has claimed for giving shelter, food and cloth but they alleged that the government failed and could not provided these basic things to poor people and snatching their livelihood from the mouth of poor person. As well as continue hiking in petroleum prices and edible things the poor section of the society is being socially massacring. Sugar thefts, hoarders are creating temporary shortage but no action is being taken against them and sky touching prices badly paralyzed poor people and they can not purchase essential edible commodities. Poor people living extreme cosemprecy. Price of firewood has been fixed 240 per mound officially but is selling more than 350 per mound in market. They alleged that government have no grip from
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