A group of protesters in Nagar sub-division of the Hunza -Nagar District have demanded removal of the acting Governor, Wazir Baig, accusing him of doing ‘injustices’ against Nagar. According to media reports over one thousand people participated in the demonstration.
The demonstration had been called to condemn the transfer of Dr. Muhammad Iqbal, the District Health Officer (DHO) of Hunza – Nagar. The protesters accused Governor Baig of ordering the transfer of Dr. Iqbal. They demanded immediate reinstatement of the said government employee.
Slogans were also raised against the district administration.
The protest remained peaceful and no damage was caused to public or private property.