Gilgit-Baltistan (PoK), August four (FA9NEWS): Pakistani activist Malala Yousufzai on weekday condemned the attack on twelve colleges in Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) that occurred late on Thursday night.
She tweeted, “The extremists have shown what frightens them most – a woman with a book. we tend to should build these colleges now, get the scholars into their school rooms and show the globe that each woman and boy has the proper to find out.”
According to Dawn, Diamer Superintendent Police (SP) Roy Ajmal same twelve colleges, as well as only-girls colleges were assault fireplace. He additionally same that in an exceedingly few cases, books were additionally thrown out and torched.
Dawn quoted native policeman Muhammad Bashir as spoken language that the attack on colleges occurred close to Chilas before dawn on weekday, however, no casualties were according because the colleges were closed once the attack occurred.
Police supplemental that no cluster has claimed responsibility for the attack nevertheless.
Local residents and journalists same explosions were detected in GPS Ronay and ladies faculty Takya, however, police same that they didn’t receive reports regarding blasts.
A protest has been known as by The Diamer youth crusade within the district headquarters of Chilas, against the targeting of instructional establishments within the space.
Later, locals took out a protest rally in Chilas against the burning down of colleges and demanded that the police arrest the culprits. They raised the slogans of “Dehshatgard murdabad!” [death to terrorists!]
Commissioner of Diamer, Syed Abdul Waheed sovereign, told Dawn that no arrests are created up to now within the matter. He supplemental that the police were investigation the incident and a primary info report (FIR) would be registered.
The commissioner additionally disclosed that makes an attempt were created to magnify 2 colleges victimization explosives, whereas the remainder of the eleven colleges were assault fireplace. (FA9NEWS)