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Video of the Funeral
Video by : Mueez Shah
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Funeral of the victims of police brutality in Hunza Valley was held in Aliabad and attended by thousands of men and women. The noise of wailing echoed in the beautiful atmosphere of Hunza, as the coffins were taken by men to the final resting place.
In Gulmit, Tehsil Headquarter of Gojal Valley, around 100 men gathered at the Showaran to offer in-absentia funeral prayers for Shaheed Sher Ullah Baig and his son Shaheed Sher Afzal, two victims of the police brutality.
After the funeral prayer the people gathered in front of Tehsil office and protested against the government for failing to protect the citizens. The protesters demanded resignation of the representatives.
In Gahkuch, headquarter of Ghizar District, hundreds of people demonstrated against the brutality and demanded justice for the victims. The speakers also demanded resignation of the Mehdi Shah government. The speakers included Nawaz Naji, Sultan Madad, Mastan, Advocate Nazeer and Shafqat Inquillabi.
Markets were closed for three hours in Gahkuch.