Thursday, January 26
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Protest against Radio Pakistan ST held in Larkana

LARKANA: Members of Mahar community held a protest demonstration at Jinnah Bagh here on Sunday against Station Director, Radio Pakistan, Larkana, for allegedly removing pics of their notables from the official office of a senior producer when he was out of the country.

They were holding placards in their hands and shouted slogans against the Station Director. Protesters included Imran Mahar, Babu Mahar, Mour Mahar, Waheed Sangi, Altaf Bhutto and others. While talking to newsmen they complained that photos of their notables were removed by the Station Director Ali Murad Tanwari from the government office of senior producer Mir Bahadur Mahar who was on ex-Pakistan leave to visit Iran and Iraq shrines.

They further claimed that pics of Sardar Ali Gohar Mahar, Muhammad Bux Mahar, Ghous Bux Mahar, PPP leader Faryal Talpur, Suhail Siyal, Tarique Siyal and PPP-Workers Dr. Safdar Abbasi were removed by him against which they lodged complaints against him at Radio Pakistan, Islamabad, but no action has so far been taken against him which is unjust, they added.

They demanded Radio Pakistan, Head Office and PPP leadership to take notice of the matter by removing Tanwari and registering a criminal case against him or else, they warned, they will enlarge the scope of their protest.