[News] Five students from Gilgit-Baltistan injured in a clash of PPP factions
March 5, 2010 Leave a comment
Karachi (Azeem):At Federal Urdu University (Abdul Haq Campus) Karachi, five students from Gilgit-Baltistan injured due to the clashes between two rivaling factions of PPP following elections for president of the party. Once block of PPP dominated by the students from Gilgit-Baltistan won the elections of president however the other faction of PPP dominated by the mainstream Pakistanis did not accepted and fighting between both groups started. The election was won by Imtiaz Gilgiti. The injured were admitted to the civil hospital, Karachi. The injured are the General Secretary Kamran, Ahsan, Waheed, Tehzeeb and Amir.
To control the situation rangers were called and who button charged on the students, the students from Gilgit-Baltistan complained that rangers’ heavy handedly shown partiality and they attacked students from Gilgit-Baltistan while the other faction was left free. They demanded the immediate removel of rangers from then University and the students said rangers has worsened the situation and due to the rangers many students have got injured.