NOWSHERA VIRKAN - The activists of the Majlis-e-Wahdatul Muslimeen (MWM), Imamia Students Organization and Tehreek-e-Fiqa Jaffria staged a joint sit-in and took out a rally against the killing of Hazaras in Quetta here the other day.

The protesters shouted slogans against the government and demanded early arrest of the terrorists who killed the innocent people.

The participants of the rally, including traders, teachers, social workers, journalists and local organisations condemned the incident and expressed solidarity with the Hazaras.

Addressing the rally, MWM leaders said that the killing of innocent people proved the incompetency of the government and law enforcement agencies who completely failed to protect the lives of citizens.

The speakers warned that sit-ins and protest rallies will continue till the arrest of terrorists.

RELIGIOUS SCHOLAR DIES: Renowned religious scholar Maulana Muhammad Ishaq Goharvi has passed away. He died of heart attack occurred suddenly after Fajar prayer.

Goharvi was a well reputed religious scholar of the city and respectable among people for his preaching and struggle for peace, harmony, unity and tolerance in the society.