Unique way of protest. Students boycott of classes. Shutter down Strike Peace walk held at Ayun.
CHITRAL: Students of Ayun valley recorded unique way of protest. They boycotted their classes and very less number of students went their schools. As well as trade union of Ayun observed a complete shutter down strike and shops, hotels, chemists shops, backers were totally closed to record their protest against detention of 20 people and lodging FIR against 53 persons of Ayun by local police. A public gathering was also held at Jamia Masjid Ayun where former Tehsil Nazim Mastuj Shahzada Sikandarul Mulk and president of Qaumi Watan Parti Abdul Wali Advocate spoke. They said that we respect law and obey district magistrate order regarding imposing section 144 in the district as a result we can not protest openly but we can raise our voices in our Mosques, homes and any legal platform. A unanimous resolution was also passed during the get together at Jamia Masjid. through a resolution they said that local police have lodged FIR against Ayun people under different sections of Pakistan Panel Code but some sections were based on biased and wrongly lodged against these innocent people. They demanded through a resolution for withdrawal of section 17 Harba, 20 Hudood Ordinance, 382 PPC because these section fixing in case of theft, dacoit and robbery but we have theft nothing . They demanded for giving them royalty according to Supreme Court verdict and compensating affected people of flood due to cutting of forest. They also demanded for conducting a commission to ascertain real status of this issue and to analyzing cutting of forest. The also demanded through a resolution to ban cutting of forest according to Environmental Protection Agency act and to save the valley environment from polluting. Small students of different schools also held a walk carrying placards inscribing their demand for releasing arrested people (their father) They were chanting slogans during the rally to release their arrested elders one. Walk ended at Toryandeh peacefully which was attended by school going children and woman folk of the valley.
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