MIRPURKHAS July 11. Hundreds of residents of Gulshan colony and Sattar Nagar , union council no 8, have held protest demonstration and blocked the main Mirpurkhas Mirwah road near water supply scheme Satellite town to protest against not supply of water since a week. Protesters led by Nadeem Shamsi Abbasi, Mohammad Akram and Kamaluddin have blocked the main Mirpurkhas Mirwah road by creating hurdles as result traffic was suspended for two hours. They burnt also tyres and raised slogans against the TMA Mirpurkhas. Talking to newsmen, protesters accused that their areas including Gulshan colony and Sattar Nagar were deprived of water supply since a week as result even deprived of drinking water and had been compelled to bring the drinking water from far flung areas . They complained that despite repeated complaints no authority was ready to give attention on their problems. During this heavy contingents of police were reached at the spot while Nazim u.c.no 7, Mujeebul Haq reached at the spot, negotiated with the representatives of the protesters and assured them that water supply will soon be start in their areas on which they dispersed peacefully.
MIRPURKHAS July 11. A teenager young boy was seriously injured with firing in a marriage ceremony at Hameed Pura colony here on Friday late night. Report said that marriage ceremony of son of Master Iqbal was continued that few armed persons resorted aerial firing during this one of the teenager young boy Taimoor ,18, son of Riaz Ahmed sustained serious bullet injuries , rushed to emergency of civil hospital Mirpurkhas where the was provided first aid . Hundreds of youths and area people gathered in the hospital after this incident. Later the injured was referred for civil hospital Karachi due to his serious condition. It may be recalled that in past also various persons had been killed and injured in firing incidents in the marriage ceremonies but local police remained yet fail to stop such kind of incident. However, no case of this incident was lodged with town police station till filing of this news.
MIRPURKHAS July 11. A rally was taken out by Population welfare department Mirpurkhas here on Saturday from railway station chowk to mark the world population day. Participators led by EDO health Dr Khadim Hussain Lakhair , carried placards and banners marched through main roads and reached at local press club, where speaking at the participators, EDO health Dr Khadim Hussain Lakhiar said that we could control the growing crime , unemployment, poverty etc by better family planning and there was need of better family planning for fruitful life and added that owing to more than birth of children their education, food, health and other necessary need were adversely affected so people should implement on the policy of two children for their better future. District officer population welfare Mir Farman Ali Talpure and civil surgeon Dr Asghar Arain said that more than problems had been created in the country owing to growing population.