The delegation, which called on the CM here in Islamabad, apprised him of the ongoing difficulties being faced by the people of Gojal Valley. The delegation presented rehabilitation of the affected families as a major challenge and asked the CM to use his position and influence to ensure quicker rehabilitation.
The delegation, led by Mr. Hunar Baig – a seasoned political worker of PPP Hunza – Nagar, expressed dissatisfaction over progress on removal of the river blockade.
The Chief Minister was also informed about cultural ties between the Wakhi – Tajik (Pamiri) people living on both sides of the Pak-China border. The need for projecting the common culture and strengthening people-to-people contacts was emphasized by members of the delegation.
Mehdi Shah extended his all out support for the demands and ideas put forward by the delegation and promised to use his office for betterment of the disaster hit Gojal Valley.