Mehsud Tribe youths hold protest rally against displacement

Islamabad: The large number of Internally Displaced Persons IDPs of Mehsud tribe youths on Friday held a protest rally from National Press Club NPC to Super Market for the fulfillment of their demands.

Participants of rally demanded that government should address their demands included to return their native place and compensate of all damages included 57000 houses and business places and educational institutions.

While addressing the rally Sherpao Khan has said that ongoing drone attacks should be stopped immediately as such attacks were openly violations of country constitution. During the protest Awami National Party ANP leader and MNA Bushra Gohar visited the protest camp and expressed solidarity with protesters.

She told the protesters that she fully supported their demands and added their issues would be raised at all forums including in party forum.

Mehsud IDPs from South Waziristan have settled in Tank and DI Khan districts since the ReheNejath operation in 2009. They had gathered outside of National Press Club last four days for the fulfillment of demands.

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