Complete Shutter-down Strike Observed in Zhob

By Rafiullah Mandokhail

ZHOB: A complete shutter-down was observed here in Zhob against the deteriorating state of law and order and the lack of action on the part of the government authorities against the criminals.

The skrike call was given by All Parties Action Committee and supported by Trade Union.

All business centers and markets were remained closed during shutter-down strike throughout the day. Vehicular traffic plying on the city roads was also thin. Police tightened the security to thawrt any unpleasent ancident.

It is to be mentioned that robberies on national highways and snatching vehicles have become a routine matter. People were being looted with complete impunity in the broad day light under the very nose of police, while no adequate step has been taken against docoits yet to stop this wave of lawlessness in the province.

“We have been assured several times by the police aouthorities but it has only remained lip service”, said Baran Khan Kaliwal, President Adda Union.

People of the area have demanded of the government to deal anti-social elements with iron hands. So that the confidence of the masses could be restored.