Landikotal, KP: Complete shutter down strike was observed here on Friday on the call of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and local unions against the administration for its failure in resolving the issues.
The PTI activists and other local people also staged demonstration.
PTI leaders, traders and transporters’ unions demanded forthwith transfer of the top administrator of Khyber Agency.
All the shops and business centers were closed during the protest by the PTI and unions to condemn and reject breakdown of electricity and other problems in Landikotal sub-division of KhyberAgency.
Hundreds of PTI workers, shopkeepers and union leaders staged the protest demonstration in front of Landikotal press club. The protesters were chanting slogans against Tesco chief and Political Agent of Khyber.
Addressing on the occasion PTI Landikotal chapter president Abdur Raziq Shinwari held responsible PA Khyber, Tesco chief and Landikotal grid station’s officials for the prolonged load shedding which has caused water famine. Shinwari said PA Khyber and TESCO officials were sitting in the air conditioned offices comfortably in Peshawar while people in Khyber agency, particularly Landikotal were compelled to migrate from their hometowns due to complete breakdown.
Khyber transporters’ union president Muhammad Shakir Afridi and others also addressed the demo.