KHYBER AGENCY -  BUREAU REPORT  -  Leaders and workers of Pakistan Tehrek-e-Insaf Landi Kotal chapter staged a protest demonstration on Sunday against political administration of Landi Kotal for detaining volunteer of PTI.  

A large numbers of PTI Landi Kotal leaders, volunteers and locals gathered at Bacha Khan Square against the arrest of Jafar Khan Shinwari, one of PTI volunteers in the area.

They were holding banners inscribed with slogans to release Jafar Khan Shinwari from the lock up.

Addressing to participants, PTI leader Abdur Raziq Shinwari said that the assistant political agent of Landi Kotal was not releasing Jafar Khan Shinwari who was being detained earlier in land dispute with National Logistic Cell (NLC). He alleged that NLC officials directed the administration officials to arrest him.

He said it was injustice with them that administration was not willing to release their colleague on bail.

He also asked political administration officials to ensure release of their colleague.

Shinwari threatened if the political administration did not set free their worker they would launch a series of protest demonstrations.

It is pertinent to mention here that Jafar Khan Shinwari, a prominent worker of PTI Landi Kotal has been in jail for a week after the NLC officials ordered the political administration to arrest him. According to the relatives of Jafar Khan they have a property dispute with the NLC at Torkham and they have also challenged it at FCR tribunal which is still under hearing.