Demo held against LG official


NAUNDERO: A large number of people belonging to civil society, political parties and media took part in the rally taken out here on Wednesday on the call of journalists community against the highhandedness of Assistant Director (AD), Local Government Department, Larkana, Aurangzeb Samo.

They included Khalid Memon of PPP, Ghulam Hyder Narejo of PPP-SB, Javed Bhutto of Mumtaz Group, Mushtaque Kumbhar of JSQM, Naeem Bhutto of PTI, Sahab Khan Shaikh of Mazdoor Ittehad, Rahmat Bhutto and others. They marched through the streets and held demonstration in front of Benazir Bhutto Press Club, holding large banners and chanting slogans. While talking to media these leaders said that they condemn in strongest possible terms the ruthless attitude of the AD, adding issuing life threats to working Journalists shows the corrupt mentality of the government servant for which, they demanded, he (AD) should be taken to task immediately.

They said all the citizens of Naundero are with the Journalists community who are discharging their duties in a very candid and professional manner for which they deserve commendation not threats of life. They demanded his forthwith transfer and high level inquiry into the allegations of embezzlement of funds, which were meant for union councils. Rashid Abro, Samad Jamal, Noor Soomro, Abdul Qadir Odho and other Journalists also participated in the protest.